Sept. 11, 2001, tribunal adjourned until June

Sept. 11, 2001, tribunal adjourned until June

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, April 18 (UPI) -- The 9/11 military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay was adjourned until June, with the judge considering the appointment of independent lawyers to advise the accused.
Ed Adamczyk
Guantanamo judge adjourns hearings

Guantanamo judge adjourns hearings

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, April 16 (UPI) -- U.S. Army Col. James Pohl, overseeing the prosecution of five Sept. 11, 2001 terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, suspended hearings until Wednesday afternoon.
Ed Adamczyk

General spared prison for having adulterous affair

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 20 (UPI) -- Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair was spared jail time Thursday for having an affair with a subordinate and will be allowed to retire from the U.S. Army.

Military judge suspend sex assault trial against Sinclair indefinitely

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 11 (UPI) -- The sex assault court-martial against U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair was halted Tuesday as Sinclair's lawyers and prosecutors tried to negotiate a plea.
Judge finds unlawful influence in sexual assault case, won't dismiss charges

Judge finds unlawful influence in sexual assault case, won't dismiss charges

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 10 (UPI) -- The judge overseeing the sexual assault trial of Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair found the appearance of unlawful command influence by officials at the Pentagon.
Gabrielle Levy

Court-martial of U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Sinclair begins

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 4 (UPI) -- The court-martial of U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeff Sinclair, accused of adultery and other charges, began with pre-trial motions Tuesday at Fort Bragg. N.C.

9/11 suspect ejected from war court for outbursts

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- A U.S. military judge booted one of the suspected planners of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks on the United States from the war court for his outbursts.

Judge allows lawyers to photograph alleged terrorist's torture scars

MIAMI, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Alleged Sept. 11, 2001, mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed's ankle and wrist scars can be photographed to preserve evidence in his case, a military judge ruled.

Judge wants to review Red Cross documents on Guantanamo

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- A U.S. military judge wants to review documents on the Guantanamo camp where men charged with conspiring in the 2001 terrorist attacks are being held.
Attorney: Inmate 'tortured' in Hollywood film got real head injury

Attorney: Inmate 'tortured' in Hollywood film got real head injury

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- An inmate at the U.S. military prison in Cuba depicted in a Hollywood film as being tortured received a head injury while in CIA custody, his attorney says.

KSM's Gitmo hearing goes off the rails

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- A dry technical hearing at the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for five men accused in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks turned unexpectedly rowdy Monday.
Military judge at Gitmo sets USS Cole bombing trial date

Military judge at Gitmo sets USS Cole bombing trial date

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- The military judge in the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, case on the USS Cole bombing set a Sept. 14, 2014, provisional trial date, court documents indicated.
Gitmo detainee-lawyer emails wrongly turned over to prosecutors

Gitmo detainee-lawyer emails wrongly turned over to prosecutors

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, April 12 (UPI) -- Tens of thousands of emails between Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detainees and their lawyers were wrongly turned over to the prosecution, it was revealed.

Judge to rule on emails in court-martial

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 26 (UPI) -- A lawyer defending U.S. Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair against sex charges sought to suppress evidence an investigator found in Sinclair's personal email.

9/11 hearings halted over privilege

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The U.S. military judge in the Sept. 11, 2001, conspiracy case granted a defense request to halt pretrial hearings over concern about attorney-client privilege.
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Colonel James L. Pohl is an American lawyer and an officer in the United States Army.

He is notable for having been appointed the President of a Guantanamo military commission. He is Presiding over the Commission of Ahmed Darbi and Abd el-Rahim al-Nashiri. He is notable for serving as the judge of several of the GIs in the Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse cases, and barring the demolition of Abu Ghraib because he had ruled it a crime scene.

On 6 January 2009 Pohl was appointed to replace Ralph Kohlmann as the Chief Presiding Officer for the Military Commissions.

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