Conviction against bin Laden's driver quashed

Osama bin Laden's former driver and bodyguard has had his conviction quashed by a US appeals court.

    Osama bin Laden's former driver and bodyguard has had his conviction quashed by a US appeals court.

    Salim Hamdan was sentenced in 2008 for giving material support to terrorism - but the court said his offence did not constitute a war crime at that time.

    Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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