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Trial of bin Laden son-in-law draws to a close

Monday, March 24, 2014 - 00:39

March 24 - U.S. federal prosecutors in New York make their final arguments in the trial of Suleiman Abu Ghaith, whom they say was the spokesman for Osama bin Laden. Mana Rabiee reports.

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Prosecutors made their final arguments on Monday in the trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Suleiman Abu Ghaith was the alleged spokesman of bin Laden and is charged with conspiring to kill Americans. At the center of his trail in a New York federal court were these videos, made at bin Laden's request after the 9/11 attacks that warned of further assaults. Abu Gaith acknowledges making them, but says he was using talking points given to him and that he didn't have advance warning of the terror plots. He's highest-profile bin Laden advisor to face charges in a U.S. civilian court.

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Trial of bin Laden son-in-law draws to a close

Monday, March 24, 2014 - 00:39