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Council Plans Saddam's Trial

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Council Plans Saddam's Trial

Council Plans Saddam's Trial

Council Plans Saddam's Trial

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The Iraqi Governing Council continues to plan for the trial of ousted Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. He is expected to go before a special tribunal in Baghdad, but many details remain to be settled. Meanwhile, lawyers from Jordan and France each claim they will represent the fallen leader. NPR's Deborah Amos reports.