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Judge Stops Hearing for Guantanamo Prisoner

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Judge Stops Hearing for Guantanamo Prisoner

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Judge Stops Hearing for Guantanamo Prisoner

Judge Stops Hearing for Guantanamo Prisoner

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A federal judge shuts down a motions hearing at Guantanamo Bay for Salim Ahmed Hamdan, Osama bin Laden's former driver. U.S. District Judge James Robertson's ruling said the executive branch cannot classify Hamdan as an enemy combatant without a tribunal. Hear NPR's Jackie Northam.