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Terrorism / Prosecution / Vandeveld #943938

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 22, 2009
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(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced.

(No location given: Lara Logan) A story about what happened to one Army prosecutor working cases at Guantanamo Bay presented; details given about the case of Mohammed Jawad, imprisoned for seven years for throwing a hand grenade at US soldiers in Afghanistan & of unrevealed evidence. [US Army Reserve Lt. Col. Darrel VANDEVELD†- says silence in the face of evil is collaboration with evil; recalls his prosecution of Jawad & later finding out about the torture treatment of Jawad; speaks about the rules leading to his resignation.] [Military commission defense counsel Maj. David FRAKT†- comments on the change in Vandeveld.]

Reporter(s):
Glor, Jeff;
Logan, Lara
Duration:
00:03:20

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