Topic: Marcia Cooke
The classified documents could relate to Jose Padilla’s three years of confinement without charge at a military prison in South Carolina. Judge Cooke is preparing to resentence the convicted Al Qaeda supporter.
Convicted Al Qaeda supporter Jose Padilla, a US citizen once labeled an 'enemy combatant,' was given a 17-year sentence. In a rare ruling, a US appeals court called that too lenient.
09/19/2011 08:30 pm
The judge cited harsh military detention to justify a lighter term of 17 years in prison.
01/23/2008 12:00 am
On Tuesday, a federal judge will announce Al Qaeda recruit's long-awaited prison sentence.
01/22/2008 12:00 am
In sentencing, the judge must find that the convicted Al Qaeda recruit aimed to influence a government. But his trial has scant record of motive.
01/15/2008 12:00 am
Five months after terror-conspiracy convictions, prosecutors and the defense still battle over the evidence.
01/11/2008 12:00 am