Prosecutors want to speed up 9/11 case

Defendants are back in courtroom for another pre-trial hearing as defense lawyer claims the trail would be unfair.

Last Modified: 22 Aug 2013 11:26
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The defendants in the 9/11 case are back in a military courtroom in Guantanamo Bay for another pre-trial hearing.

Prosecutors want to speed up the schedule and start the death penalty trial for 2014.

The lead attorney for the self-described mastermind, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, believes that his client would not get a fair trial.

Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.


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