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  1. Chicago Police Reportedly Used Gitmo-Style 'Black Site' to Illegally Detain CitizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Mediaite.com

    If there's one thing you must read today, it's this: an expose in The Guardian, detailing the Chicago Police's secret "black sites," inspired by Guantanamo Bay and used to illegally detain American citizens. According to the Guardian, a "nondescript" warehouse in Chicago's Homan Square is used by the CPD for work they would like to keep "off-the-books," particularly work that happens to violate the Constitution.

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  2. Senior Pentagon official ordered to testify on why judges forced to move to GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Stars and Stripes

    Then-Staff Judge Advocate to the Commandant of the Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Vaughn A. Ary testifies before the U.S. Senate Arms Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., on June 4, 2013.

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  3. Cole bombing judge, others ordered to move to GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Virginian-Pilot

    In this June 7, 2014 file photo, the entrance to Camp 5 and Camp 6 at the U.S. military's Guantanamo Bay detention center at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, is seen on June 7, 2014. A military judge on Monday called the top Pentagon official overseeing the war court to testify on why the Defense Department suddenly ordered judges to move down to this remote base until they've wrapped up complex death-penalty cases that are months if not years away from trial.

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  4. Rolling alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | HeraldNet

    Rolling along More likely, not: Snohomish County residents spend more time in our cars than anybody else in the state, according to a recent state survey . In fact, celebrity traffic on the red carpet before Sunday's Academy Awards moved a lot faster than typical weekday rush-hour traffic on northbound I-5 through Everett.

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  5. Cuba Leases Guantanamo Bay to the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Free Dictionary

    United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay is located on 45 square miles of land and water at Guantnamo Bay , Cuba which the United States leased for use as a coaling and naval station in the Cuban-American Treaty of 1903. The base is located on the shore of Guantnamo Bay at the southeastern end of Cuba.

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  6. Wiretaps reveal Turkey's involvement in KessabRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Groong

    Wiretaps reveal Turkey's involvement in Kessab 11:19, 19 Feb 2015 Siranush Ghazanchyan - Media reports based on eyewitness and opposition sources saying that Turkey has become a party to the civil war in Syria have found their way into court proceedings. During the trial of the Islamic State militants who attacked Turkish security forces at Nigde last year, court files revealed that Turkey, beyond supplying opposition forces with weapons and ammunition, had also given artillery support to the opposition groups that captured Kessab. 1 comment

  7. Innocent Brit held in GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Bournemouth Echo

    Today, an innocent British citizen still languishes in a foreign prison after suffering thirteen years of illegal detention in Guantanamo Bay; an institution of frightening brutality .

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  8. Former Gitmo Detainees In Uruguay Whine About Having To WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Daily Caller

    Detainees in orange jumpsuits sit in a holding area under the watchful eyes of military police during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray of Naval Base Guantanamo Bay in this January 11, 2002 file photograph. A cache of classified U.S. military documents provides intelligence assessments on nearly all of the 779 people who been detained at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.

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  9. From Chicago To GitmoRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Balloon Juice

    This Spencer Ackerman piece in The Guardian on former Chicago cop Richard Zuley hasn't gotten nearly enough attention. It details a major investigation by the paper into Zuley, who went from Chicago to Gitmo as a Naval reservist after a 20-plus year career as a police detective, and brought the kind of brutal police intimidation and abuse usually reserved for black suspects in Chicago's north side to the interrogation rooms at Guantanamo Bay in order to get confessions.

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  10. Wiretaps reveal Turkey's attacks on Syrian regime positionsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Groong

    Wiretaps reveal Turkey's attacks on Syrian regime positions By Fehim Tastekin February 18, 2015 [Summary: Court documents reveal that last year, when the Syrian opposition captured the Armenian town of Kassab, the Turkish army shelled the Syrian army.] Media reports based on eyewitness and opposition sources saying that Turkey has become a party to the civil war in Syria have found their way into court proceedings. During the trial of the Islamic State militants who attacked Turkish security forces at Nigde last year, court files revealed that Turkey, beyond supplying opposition forces with weapons and ammunition, had also given artillery support to the opposition groups that captured Kassab.

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  11. Australia refuses apology to ex-Guantanamo Bay prisonerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Newkerala.com

    The Australian government Friday continued its refusal to apologise to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner despite the US overturning his conviction for supporting terrorism. David Hicks, who was held in Guantanamo Bay for five years between 2002 and 2007 after being captured in Afghanistan and wrongly convicted under the Military Commissions Act, had his name cleared Thursday after it was found that the charge did not exist at the time of his arrest, Xinhua reported.

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  12. Former Gitmo Inmate 'Relieved' After Terrorism Conviction QuashedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Time

    The court declared that the former Guantanamo Bay inmate did not commit a war crime, therefore his conviction was not eligible to be heard in a military court, reports the BBC. Hicks, 39, pleaded guilty in 2007 to charges of providing material support to terrorism.

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  13. H.D.S. Greenway: A Devil's Island solution to GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Boston.com

    A 'Libere' enjoys the comparative comfort of his own shack in 1955 in the French colony of Guiana. The law of 'doublage' required that, having served their sentences on the penal colony at Devil's Island, convicts lived in a semi-free condition for an equal number of years.

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  14. Tom Cotton: Punish U.S. Allies For Helping Gitmo TransfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | News Max

    A week after Sen. Tom Cotton said detainees at Guantanamo Bay can "rot" there, the Arkansas Republican reportedly said he'd like to see the United States stop providing assistance to any allies that help resettle transferred prisoners from the Cuban prison camp. According to the Huffington Post, Cotton made the suggestion last week during an Armed Services Committee hearing regarding the closing of Guantanamo Bay that was closed to the media.

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  15. 6 former Gitmo prisoners now living in Uruguay declining job offers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Fox News

    The Uruguayan government is issuing passports to five of the six former Guantanamo prisoners now living in Uruguay, a weekly publication, Busqueda, reported Thursday. According to Busqueda , the ex-prisoners have turned down multiple jobs offered to them, which is breeding discontent among Uruguayan authorities and organizations that backed their asylum request.

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  16. Australian former Guantanamo prisoner Hicks, demands expenses helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Reuters

    Former Guantanamo Bay detainee, David Hicks, says he wants his government to pay for treatment of ailments resulting from torture after spending five years in Guantanamo Bay detention camp. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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  17. President of Uruguay blasts former Guantanamo prisoners for 'lacking a work ethic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Mail

    Critical: President Jose Mujica has said the former prisoners appeared 'middle class' and different from the hardworking peasants who helped build Uruguay after he visited them at home Uruguay's president has accused six former Guantanamo Bay inmates of lacking a work ethic and being 'middle class' for refusing to get jobs since arriving in the South American country three months ago. President Jose Mujica has appeared to criticise the men, who were locked up for more than 12 years in the American detainment camp in Cuba, saying they lacked a work ethic.

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  18. Former Guantanamo detainee's terrorism conviction overturnedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Jurist

    Hicks pleaded guilty in 2007 to providing material support to terrorism, which was one of the few cases of successful prosecution of a Guantanamo detainee. In 2014, an appeals court decided that material support was not a valid war crime, but Hicks had previously agreed not to make any appeals as part of his plea bargain.

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  19. Testy relations between Uruguay and 6 Guantanamo detaineesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Just two months ago, Uruguay welcomed six Guantanamo detainees for resettlement as a humanitarian gesture, and relations have already gotten a little testy. One of the former prisoners complained in a TV interview last week that he and his five colleagues had given up one jail only to find themselves in another.

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  20. Over Easy: David Hicks, an Innocent Man tortured at GitmoRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Pam's House Blend

    The following is Crane-Station's Over Easy post, which due to technical problems she could not get in to publish at the FDL site. David Hicks is an innocent man from Australia who was tortured physically and psychologically at Guantanamo for 5 A1 2 years.

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