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US judge acquits 'paintball terrorist'
A US judge has thrown out the case against one of four men charged in an alleged conspiracy to aid the Taliban saying that his participation in paintball games could not be construed as terror-related activities.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2004 23:55 GMT
Moussaoui denied right to represent himself
An accused September 11 conspirator can no longer represent himself because he has violated court orders by "filing repetitive motions with contemptuous language".
Last updated: 15 Nov 2003 00:59 GMT
Moussaoui won't face death penalty
A US judge has barred prosecutors from seeking the death penalty for Frenchman Zacarias Moussaoui, the only person charged in the US for the 11 September attacks.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2003 07:20 GMT
US judge may drop Moussaoui trial
Faced with a government rebuff, a US federal judge on Thursday solicited suggestions on whether to dismiss the case against alleged September 11 conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2003 21:25 GMT
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