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  1. SCC rejects argument Omar Khadr was adult offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CTV

    The Supreme Court of Canada wasted no time Thursday as it summarily rejected the federal government's bid to have former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr declared an adult offender. The case -- the third time the Khadr file has come before the high court -- centred on whether the eight-year war-crimes sentence he got from a U.S. military commission in 2010 ought to be interpreted as a youth or adult sentence.

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  2. Child or adult? Supreme Court hears Omar Khadr case todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Toronto Star

    The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time today. This time, the federal government is seeking to have him declared an adult offender for crimes he committed as a 15-year-old.

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  3. Ottawa wants Omar Khadr declared adult offender: case in Supreme Court todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Brandon Sun

    Omar Khadr walks out of his lawyer Dennis Edney's home to speak the media in Edmonton on May 7, 2015. The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time today.

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  4. Navy nurse who refused to force-feed at Guantanamo keeps his jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Stars and Stripes

    A Navy nurse who refused to force-feed Guantanamo prisoners will not face a personnel board and is being returned to regular duties, the nurse's lawyer said Wednesday. The development likely ends any possibility of a public examination of an episode of "conscience objection" by a Navy lieutenant, a nurse, who abruptly refused to manage tube feedings of prison hunger strikers and was removed from his duties treating captive patients.

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  5. Omar Khadr: Youth or adult? Up to top courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Barriere Star Journal

    Omar Khadr speaks to the media outside his lawyer's home after being granted bail in Edmonton on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time on Thursday, as the federal government fights to have him declared an adult offender for crimes he committed as a 15-year-old.

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  6. Why Uruguay took six Guantanamo detainees but isn't considering moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Christian Science Monitor

    On a riverfront promenade in sleepy Montevideo, Abu Wa'el Dhiab crouches next to a baby carriage and smiles. His friend Ali Husein Shaaban snaps pictures with a new smartphone while the baby's mother works against the language barrier to try and cheerfully chat with the two Syrians.

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  7. WH Threatens to Veto Defense Bill Over Gitmo, Arming the KurdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Cybercast News Service

    A defense bill that places restrictions on the administration's ability to release or transfer terror suspects from Guantanamo Bay, blocks funding for military base closures, and seeks to bypass the Iraqi government in providing arms directly to Kurdish and Sunni fighters has become the latest target of a White House veto threat. The White House Office of Management and Budget said late Tuesday provisions in the bill would interfere with the administration's ability to carry out policies, including the shutdown of the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  8. Knowing audience, being prepared among keys to success at public speakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Brandon Sun

    Green Party Leader Elizabeth May speaks at the Annual Parliamentary National Press Gallery, Saturday May 9, 2015 in Ottawa. May's rambling remarks at the recent parliamentary press gallery dinner thrust the Green party leader into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. 1 comment

  9. UN criticizes US human rights record. Cites police brutality, pervasive surveillance and GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Daily Kos

    "We must rededicate ourselves to ensuring that our civil rights laws live up to our promise," James Cadogan, a senior Justice Department official, told the Human Rights Council in Geneva. United States authorities brought criminal charges against 400 law enforcement officials in the last six years, Mr. Cadogan said.

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  10. Liberal senators to vote against anti-terror bill Trudeau supportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Globe and Mail

    Senator James Cowan, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate, talks to reporters in the Foyer of the Senate on Parliament Hill Thursday May 23, 2013 in Ottawa. Senator James Cowan, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate, talks to reporters in the Foyer of the Senate on Parliament Hill Thursday May 23, 2013 in Ottawa.

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  11. CIA didn't forcibly drug war-on-terror detainees before interrogations, says CIARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Boing Boing

    U.S. Army Military Police escort a detainee to his cell during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray in Naval Base Guantanamo Bay VICE News has obtained and published 39 pages of redacted documents from the CIA that shed new light on the treatment of CIA detainees after 9/11. VICE obtained them through a FOIA request by Jason Leopold.

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  12. 'Incommunicado' forever: Gitmo detainee's case stalled for 2,477 days and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Raw Story

    A US soldier walks next to the razor wire-topped fence at the abandoned "Camp X-Ray" detention facility at the US Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, April 2014 Since being seized in a raid in Pakistan in 2002, Abu Zubaydah has had his life controlled by American officials, first at secret sites, where he was tortured, and since 2006 in a small cell in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. And, thanks to one of the strangest, and perhaps most troubling, legal cases to grow out of the War on Terror, it appears he's not going to be leaving anytime soon - which was exactly the plan the CIA always wanted.

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  13. EDITORIAL: Friends don't let friends ...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Western Star

    She was getting over the flu, she said. She had also done a 21-hour shift leading up to the event.

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  14. Former Guantanamo Bay Prisoner Omar Khadr Released on BailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | RollingStone

    Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr said he renounces the jihadism he was taught as a child and is a "good person." Omar Khadr, once the youngest prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, was released on bail late last week from a Canadian prison, CBC News reports .

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  15. Sgt. 1st Class Speer is dead, but Khadr is freeRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Minot Daily News

    A Canadian judge ruled this week that Omar Khadr poses no public safety threat. Tell that to the children of Sgt.

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  16. US Military Veteran Blasts Canada's Release of Ex-Gitmo InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Right Wing News

    A US Army veteran who was wounded in Afghanistan is incensed that a Canadian judge has ordered the release of a former Guantanamo Bay inmate who was convicted in the attack that left the veteran blind in one eye. Toronto-born Omar Khadr was convicted of war crimes, including throwing a grenade when he was 15 years old that killed U.S. Army Sgt.

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  17. Police violence, executions, Gitmo: US grilled by UN human rights panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Russia Taday

    The UN Human Rights Council called out the US over the disturbing trend of excessive force being used against minorities by law enforcement agencies, adding that the US has "largely failed" to follow up on recommendations made in 2010. Appearing before the so-called Universal Periodic Review, which all 193 UN countries must submit to every four years, US ambassador to the council Keith Harper and acting US legal advisor Mary McLeod were quizzed regarding recent cases of police brutality.

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  18. Elizabeth May won't resign after Omar Khadr remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CTV

    Green Party Leader Elizabeth May said she has no plans to resign after making an attempted humorous speech over the weekend in which she insulted the federal cabinet for its treatment of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr. May admitted that her remarks at the annual press gallery dinner in Gatineau, Que., were a poor attempt at comedy.

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  19. Green party Leader May 'very apologetic' about Omar Khadr remarksRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | The Guardian

    Green party Leader Elizabeth May says she is "very apologetic" about remarks she made on the weekend that included profanity and insulted the federal cabinet about how it has treated Omar Khadr. May was among party leaders who addressed Parliament Hill journalists and politicians on Saturday night at their annual press gallery dinner.

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  20. EDITORIAL: Ottawa should respect rule of law in Khadr caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Chronicle Herald

    Omar Khadr speaks to media after being released on bail in Edmonton, Alta., on Thursday. After 13 years in prison, the former Guantanamo Bay prisoner is getting his first taste of freedom.

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