Admin may have botched prosecution of ‘20th hijacker.’

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"Admin may have botched prosecution of ’20th hijacker.’"

Over the objections of the Pentagon’s Criminal Investigation Task Force, Donald Rumsfeld approved abusive interrogations of alleged 9/11 accomplice Mohammed al-Qahtani. Now, military prosecutors have told the Task Force “not to worry about making a criminal case against al-Qahtani…because what had been done to him would prevent him from ever being put on trial.”

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