al Bahlul convicted by military commission

November 3, 2008

* United States v. Al-Bahlul (Mil. Com. Nov. 3, 2008)

From DoD’s press release:

Detainee Convicted of Terrorism Charge At Military Commission Trial

A military commission today found Ali Hamza Ahmad Suliman al Bahlul of Yemen guilty of conspiracy with Usama Bin Laden and others to commit murder of protected persons, attacking civilians and other crimes. He was also found guilty of solicitation to commit murder of protected persons, to attack civilian objects, and to commit acts of terrorism. Read the rest of this entry »