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Guantanamo Bay Hearing Starts with Delay

An accused plotter of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. asked Monday about representing himself in court.  The pre-trial hearing at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba recessed in less then 10 minutes, according to reporters at the naval facility. The request came from Walid bin Attash, who is among five people at the hearing accused of plotting the September 11th attacks.  Military prosecutors say bin Attash served as a bodyguard to al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, who was...

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