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US stay application in Moussaoui trial

[JURIST] The US Government Friday applied for a stay in the trial of suspected terrorist Zacarias Moussaoui until a number of outstanding procedural issues are resolved by an appeals court. Read the notice of appeal [PDF text] to the US Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and the stay application [PDF text]. Press reports have suggested that one issue may be whether Moussaoui should be allowed to question fellow al Qaeda prisoner Ramzi Binalshibh, captured last year in Pakistan.

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