United States v. Bin Asman (D. Md.)

October 30, 2008

* United States v. Haniffa Bin Asman (D. Md. Oct. 30, 2008)

A judge today imposed a 37-month sentence on Haniffa Bin Asman for conspiracy to provide material support to the Tamil Tigers (in the form of various weapons and other forms of military equipment).  Details appear here.


ACLU v. DoD (D.D.C. Oct. 29, 2008)

October 30, 2008

* ACLU v. Dep’t of Defense (D.D.C. Oct. 29, 2008)

Judge Lamberth has granted summary judgment dismissing a FOIA request seeking disclosure of unredacted CSRT transcripts for the 14 High-Value Detainees at GTMO (KSM, etc.) and all records provided by the CSRT Recorder to the Tribunal in their cases.  The full opinion appears here.