Rights group appeals dismissal of Guantanamo suicide case

[JURIST] The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) [advocacy website] on Monday appealed the dismissal of a case over two Guantanamo Bay [JURIST news archive] detainees,Yasser Al-Zahrani of Saudi Arabia and Salah Al-Salami of Yemen, who committed suicide while in detention in 2006. The CCR filed the appeal in the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit [official website] on behalf of the two men’s families to renew the civil lawsuit against the US and 24 government officials,…

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