NY Police Chief Ray Kelly, Who Fought US-Based Terror Trials, Is Possible Next FBI Director

By: Thursday April 7, 2011 2:50 pm

If so, and Kelly is indeed nominated, this is a contemptible plan.


Ahmed Ghailani Guilty of Conspiracy, But Not Murder

By: Wednesday November 17, 2010 4:54 pm

The jury in Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani’s trial for his role in the 1998 embassy bombings has found him guilty of conspiracy, but not the charges of terrorism he was accused of. With the one count, however, he may still face a life sentence.

Key Prosecution Witness Excluded over Torture in New York Terror Trial

By: Wednesday October 6, 2010 12:30 pm

This is a critical ruling and, while it should not be this way, a refreshingly positive one for the health and sanctity of the Constitution and federal Article III courts.

Terror Trials In New York!!!

By: Saturday October 2, 2010 12:57 pm

Not that anybody would know it, but there has been a terror trial going on all week in a real live Article III courtroom in the heart of Manhattan. Exactly like all the Republicans with vapors and trembling Democrats said could not be safely done.

If There Is Any Place on Earth Safe for This Trial, It’s NYC

By: Sunday December 13, 2009 4:00 pm

Eric Holder came to NYC this week. He met with the NYPD, the FBI, the US Attorney’s Office and the US Marshals Service. Lower Manhattan in a post-9/11 world is a hardened target. Very hardened. I suspect he came away very impressed by the changes that have taken place in NYC in recent years.

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