Omar Khadr Transfer

Khadr Wins Appeal, Ordered to Provincial Jail

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A lawyer for former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr says an Alberta court ruling ordering his transfer to a provincial jail gives him a ...

Khadr Unfairly Branded Maximum Security Inmate: Ombudsman

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Prison authorities ignored favourable information in unfairly branding former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr as a maximum security inmat...

Lawyer Wants Omar Khadr Moved

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - A lawyer representing former Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr wants his client moved out of a federal prison in Edmonton.Dennis Edney has fil...

What The Government Got Wrong About Khadr

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The federal government's file on Omar Khadr contains faulty information based on a memo prepared by a senior policy analyst for Public Safet...

Omar Khadr: 'Desperate' To Be A Normal Canadian?

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Hours after a disbelieving Omar Khadr arrived in Canada following his 10 years in the notorious U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, among his fir...

What's Next For Khadr?

CBC | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Politics

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 ...

When Can Khadr Get Parole?

CBC | Posted 11.29.2012 | Canada Politics

Omar Khadr, a 26-year-old Canadian, is currently being held at Millhaven Institution, a maximum security prison in eastern Ontario after U.S. authorit...

TWITTER REACTS: Omar Khadr Returning To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Politics

The fight to bring Omar Khadr back to Canada is ending, but the debate about whether that's in Canada's best interests is still raging. When Huffin...

Will Toews Finally Make A Decision On Khadr?

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - American military authorities have given the Canadian government the videotapes and documents it wanted related to Guantanamo Bay detainee O...

U.S. Setting Khadr (Tapes) Free

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - American authorities are expected to hand videotapes of Omar Khadr to the Canadian government this week now that the head of the military co...

'A Peaceful, Thoughtful And Considerate Man'

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO _ Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr said he foresaw no problem living as a devout Muslim in Canada even though most Canadians hold different ...

Ottawa Sort Of Explains The Khadr Delay

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The federal government's demand to view videotaped interviews that psychiatrists did with Omar Khadr is a "spurious" reason to delay his tra...

Feds Urged To Hurry Up With Khadr Transfer

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The Harper government's foot-dragging on the return of Omar Khadr from Guantanamo Bay is unprecedented in light of the commitment it gave th...

Omar Khadr: Peace-Loving Canadian Or al-Qaeda Royalty?

CBC | Posted 09.18.2012 | Canada

In preparation for his 2010 trial at a military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Omar Khadr was interviewed by psychiatrists, including Dr. Michael W...

Thousands Petition To Bring Him Home

CBC | Posted 09.16.2012 | Canada Politics

An online petition calling on the Harper government to bring Omar Khadr home from Guantanamo Bay has attracted thousands of signatures in less than a ...

Canada Broke Its Side Of The Khadr Deal: Lawyers

CBC | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Politics

Omar Khadr's Canadian and American lawyers are calling on the Conservative government to live up to its agreement with the United States and approve h...

Ottawa Receives Transfer Application From Omar Khadr

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Convicted Canadian war criminal Omar Khadr, who became a poster child for the excesses of the war on terror, is a significant step closer to...

Omar Khadr Poised To Return

CBC | Posted 05.28.2012 | Canada

A "frustrated" Omar Khadr could be back in Canada by the end of May, with both Ottawa and Washington poised to approve his transfer from G...