Omar Khadr Guantanamo

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Khadr Rejects 'Terrorism Nonsense'

EDMONTON - Former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr still suffers nightmares of the firefight in which he was grievously wounded, still isn't entirely sure what happened that fateful day, but says he w...
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Khadr Decision Delayed

EDMONTON - Any hopes Omar Khadr had of tasting freedom for the first time in almost 13 years were dashed Tuesday when an Alberta justice said she wanted more time to consider whether he should be rele...
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Bail Decision In Hands Of Judge

EDMONTON - Lawyers for former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr say he's optimistic, but not getting his hopes up, about getting out on bail.Following a two-day hearing, an Edmonton judge said she need...
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Khadr Has Right To Bail, Lawyer Argues

EDMONTON - A lawyer for former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr says his client's appeal in the United States is taking too long and he should be released on bail.But the Canadian government maintains...
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Khadr Seeks Bail

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr is seeking bail pending disposition of his appeal in the United States against his disputed conviction for war crimes.The bail hearing, set for March...
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Khadr Fights For Youth Sentence

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr turns to Alberta's top court Wednesday in hopes of having his eight-year prison term recognized as a youth rather than an adult sentence.While the l...
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Khadr Lawyers Want Lawsuit Expanded

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr deserves another chance to widen his civil lawsuit against the federal government but his lawyers first need to rework his claim, a judge ruled Wedn...
AP

New Twist In Khadr Case

TORONTO - Omar Khadr's two Canadian lawyers have stepped down as his counsel after the former Guantanamo Bay inmate turned again to a man who spent years championing his highly politicized case, The C...
AP

If Detained Abroad, Would Canada Defend You?

The recent repatriation of Omar Khadr has demonstrated yet again that serious concerns remain about Canada's approach when its citizens are detained abroad. The rights of too many Canadians have been or continue to be violated in foreign countries, and Canadian governments have regrettably been inconsistent defenders of those rights. The Conservative record on Canadians detained abroad is deeply troubling, and it constitutes the aggravation of a problem that has existed for too long, under Liberal governments as well.
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What's Next For Khadr?

Omar Khadr spent a second day at the Millhaven federal penitentiary on Sunday under a 23-hour-a-day lockdown with a member of his legal team accusing the Harper government of "vilifying" his client....