Political Risk

US families seek to seize millions from ex-Gitmo prisoner

“Lawyers for the widow of a U.S. soldier slain in Afghanistan have filed court papers in Canada formally seeking to take millions of dollars away from a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who pleaded guilty to killing the soldier. Omar Khadr was reportedly paid 10.5 million Canadian dollars (US $8 million) by Canada’s government last week under a court ruling that his rights were violated by Canadian officials while he was locked up at the U.S. military base on Cuba. “

Source: US families seek to seize millions from ex-Gitmo prisoner

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