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Prosecutors urge judge to reverse decision on 9/11 defendant
Prosecutors urge judge to reverse decision on 9/11 defendant

Prosecutors in the military case against five accused Sept. 11 plotters urged a judge Monday to reverse his decision to allow a separate trial for one of the defendants, who has shown signs of severe mental problems after years of incarceration at CIA interrogation sites and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The judge, Army Col. James L. Pohl, ordered a separate capital murder trial for Ramzi Binalshibh, the accused Sept. 11 plot cell manager, last month. Pohl and others have questioned whether Binalshibh understands the case against him and can assist in his defense. In addition, his lawyers have accused the FBI of improperly trying to interfere with Binalshibh's defense. Pohl acknowledged...

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