9/11 Families Ask for True Justice

A new ACLU video features family members of 9/11 victims calling for federal trials of terrorism suspects.

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The families were interviewed before the Obama administration announced today that certain Guantanamo detainees will be transferred to the U.S. for trial in federal court. The administration also said other detainees will be tried in the illegitimate military commissions.

“It is of utmost importance to me that those who were responsible for the attacks of 9/11 face a court,” says Adele Welty in the video. Her son was a New York firefighter killed at the World Trade Center.

“It’s very important to me that we get the right people,” says John Leinung, whose stepson was killed while working in the Twin Towers. “That the right people are punished or held to account for what happened on 9/11.”

Pat Perry, whose son was a police offer killed on 9/11, says she would rather see the Guantánamo detainees who have been held without charge “appear in open court where we can all sift out what we feel is really the truth and the judges can make a decision based on our Constitution.”

These 9/11 family members all say they agree that holding detainees without charge in Guantánamo is a betrayal of American values and they look forward to true justice being served in federal court.  

“My son gave his life to save those trapped in the Twin Towers,” Welty says, “and it does not honor him that we violate our Constitution in retaliation for what happened on September 11.”

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Legend

Brothers, America KNOWS it was you, that you shut down security in the days immediately before 911, that your brethern placed super thermite in the buildings. Time to move America forward, out all the conspirators, state the obvious, and give families closure. This will not be like your killing of Kennedy. People immediately knew the buildings were pulled, as Guliani called it. Give them up, bare your secret societies' sins in attempting to usurp our democracy with Lodge rule, and mend America. Pay now, or pay greater later, all yee brethern. Heal America now.

Jerri01

So you got one poor woman to try to make some sort of statement. Wrong.. why New York..the most unsuccessful and successful attacked city in American. Pentagon was hit too. A "stupid & jackass ..to quote Obama..of an idea. It is a national security threat, the cost and the interruption of the city as in the other trials...is stupid. Of course one New Yorker harmed...Holder and Obama would have to step down.

Anonymous

Pat Perry, whose son was a police offer killed on 9/11, says she would rather see the Guantánamo detainees who have been held without charge “appear in open court where we can all sift out what we feel is really the truth and the judges can make a decision based on our Constitution.”

Forming machine

Anonymous

Jerr01,

You're a complete coward. Are those big bad terrorists superhuman x-men or something? Give me a break, go back to oppressing brown people.

Anonymous

Try them. If you don't they win.

Paen

It gives me hope for humanity that those family members are seeking justce
rather than revenge.I just wish that the war mongers and the anti Muslem bigots had the same moral fiber.

Anonymous

Fire your videographer. What's with the halting, constant zooming in during the interview?

Andrea

Exposing the real terrorist of 9/11 through our court system & media may give the terrorist an opportunity to control our media. If we use our court systems, we should return them immediately to their own country as we did Sadam Hussan; where his people killed him once we returned him, and maybe this will be the terrorist fate for exposing terrorist ideals and idioms.

simon shack

Anonymous (nov15) said:
"Fire your videographer. What's with the halting, constant zooming in during the interview?"

Indeed. Something is wrong about these interviews. And something is wrong about these alleged 'parents of victims': They are most likely actors, since it has now been proven that just about the entire pool of "9/11 victims" was made up by a computer database. Please read the "Vicsim Report" and the "Memorial Scams" articles which you may find on the septembercluesDOTinfo website.

trulysickenedbyusa

12 year old kids kidnapped from Afghanistan by American Terrorists and kept in Guantanamo for 8 years without representation and probably tortured.

The bankers and so-called military who arranged and carried out "9/11" should be on trial.

Hypocrites!

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