October 8, 2009
by Ximena Marinero
A US military judge on Wednesday dismissed the military lawyer for Canadian Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr in accordance with Khadr's request. During Wednesday's brief hearing, Col. Patrick Parrish accepted the resignation of Navy Lieutenant Commander William Kuebler, who will be replaced b... ...[read more]
June 1, 2009
by Christian Ehret
Canadian Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr Monday asked to have his US military lawyers dismissed for arguing and disagreeing among themselves. The disputes among the members of Khadr's US defense team arose from chief defense counsel Colonel Peter Masciola's efforts to dismiss Lieutenant Comma... ...[read more]
April 12, 2009
by Andrew Wood
Philip D. Cave: The Military Commissions have been insufficiently transparent over the years, and this has lead to a great deal of skepticism and mistrust from the public. As I and colleagues have counseled elsewhere, we should be careful of litigation by media. (Disclosure, I know and have... ...[read more]
April 8, 2009
by Christian Ehret
US military judge Colonel Patrick Parrish ruled Tuesday that Pentagon officials lacked the authority to dismiss Lieutenant Commander William Kuebler as defense counsel for Canadian Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr. Chief defense counsel Colonel Peter Masciola reassigned Kuebler earlier this ...[read more]
April 6, 2009
by Benjamin Hackman
The USNavy on FridayreassignedLieutenant Commander William Kuebler, a military lawyer who had been in charge of defending Guantanamo detaineeOmar Khadr, after Kuebler filed a formal complaint against a military official overseeing the case. Kuebler had worked on the case fo... ...[read more]
February 25, 2009
by Caitlin Price
Lawyers for Canadian Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr were blocked from attending a scheduled Tuesday meeting with Khadr at Guantanamo Bay. Officials have launched an investigation into the ethics of the defense team, and Navy Lt. Cmdr. Bill Kuebler, a military lawyer for Khadr, e-mailed media ...[read more]
September 17, 2008
by Joe Shaulis
A US military judge has scheduled the trial of Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr for November 10, but the Canadian citizen's lawyer said Tuesday that the date is likely to be pushed back further. According to a schedule set by US Army Col. Patrick Parrish, who is serving as judge for the military c... ...[read more]
August 5, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Navy Lt. Cmdr. William Kuebler, lawyer for Canadian Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr, said on Monday that he has filed three separate motions to dismiss the case against his client due to alleged government misconduct. In the first motion, Kuebler alleged that government policy encouraged ...[read more]
June 19, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
A US military judge at Guantanamo Bay Thursday set October 8 as the date for the military commission trial of Canadian-born Omar Khadr. Khadr's military defense lawyer Navy Lt. Cmdr. William Kuebler said that judge Col. Patrick Parrish, who replaced Col. Peter Brownback as presiding judge last... ...[read more]
June 14, 2008
by Benjamin Klein
A US military commission pre-trial hearing for Canadian Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr will go ahead Wednesday as planned notwithstanding Thursday's Supreme Court ruling on detainee habeas rights, military judge Col. Patrick Parrish ruled Friday. Khadr defense attorney Navy Lt. Cmdr. William Ku... ...[read more]

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