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Legal news from Sunday, July 18, 2010
by Hillary Stemple

A US military lawyer for Canadian Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr announced Saturday that he will vigorously defend Khadr at his US military commission trial scheduled to begin next month. Khadr fired his US civilian lawyers earlier this month and requested that his US military lawyer be …

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by Hillary Stemple

UK Immigration Minister Damian Green indicated in an interview Sunday that Britain's coalition government would not seek or support a British law banning the wearing of the Islamic burqa or other face coverings in public. Green stated that banning the burqa would not be consistent with British society, where mutual respect for …

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