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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
 "All I've wanted, like everyone else, is to be free and with my family again," Adham Hassoun said in a statement on Monday. "But the government at every turn tried to deny me the opportunity to prove my innocence. I'm grateful to the court for upholding the freedoms and constitutional guarantees that made me fall in love with this country 30 years ago." (Image: Witness Against Torture/flickr)
Held without charges or evidence since 2017—and imprisoned overall for nearly two decades—the judge ordered, pending an appeal, for the U.S. government to release Adham Hassoun.
Julia Conley, staff writer
A Justice Department spokesperson said the attorney general will testify before...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman speaks during a press conference October 10, 2019 in New York City.
"This late Friday night dismissal reeks of potential corruption of the legal...