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Lawyer for Jailed Pakistani Doctor Quits, Blames Death Threats

The lawyer defending a Pakistani doctor jailed after helping the United States find Osama bin Laden is quitting the case because of death threats from militants and alleged U.S. interference in the trial, the lawyer said Sunday. "I am getting threats on a regular basis. Not only is my life in danger, my family is also in danger. I have therefore decided to quit," lawyer Samiullah Khan Afridi said.   Afridi said he made the decision after he received what he described...

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