Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, who has served as al Qaeda spokesman, captured and brought to U.S.


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Via a CNN email alert:

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, who has served as an al Qaeda spokesman, was captured and has been brought to the United States, two administration officials and a federal law enforcement official said today.

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is being held in New York and will appear in court Friday to face federal charges, the law enforcement official said. A sealed indictment lays out charges against him, the administration officials said.

Abu Ghaith was captured within the past week in Jordan, according to a spokesman for U.S. Rep. Peter King of New York.

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"Will appear in court"? Why, that's positively skeery! Why isn't he at Gitmo being deprived of due process? *sarcasm*