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9/11 hero seeks help for his son

The Morabito family: Laura, John, youngest son Vince and eldest Rocco, in dad’s arms. Rocco suffered severe brain damage at birth that requires around-the-clock care, and his family is raising money for a special van for Rocco. Courtesy photo

By Domenick Rafter Queens Chronicle It was late 2011. John Morabito and his wife Laura were anticipating welcoming a new life and a new future in Howard Beach. It was just 10 years after the New York City firefighter had nearly lost his own at the World Trade Center. Morabito was working at Ladder 10, […]

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Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins’ remarks at Guantanamo Bay 14 August, 2014

From: karen.v.loftus.civ@mail.mil Sent: 8/14/2014 5:04:34 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time Subj: Military Commissions Update of 14 August 2014 Dear 9/11 Families, Today, the Judge heard oral argument on AE 292RR, the Government’s Motion for Reconsideration of AE292QQ (Order), argued by the Special Review Team.  Following that argument, Judge Pohl heard argument on AE299, Mr. Al Hawsawi’s Motion to […]

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Chief Prosecutor Mark Martins’ remarks at Guantanamo Bay on August 10, 2014

Lawfare Good evening. On the eve of continuing pre-trial sessions this week, I wish to take a moment to remember the September 11th fallen and their loved ones who long for justice and some measure of peace. I remember in particular one gentleman who was at a business meeting on the 17th floor of the South Tower of […]

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