Document: Brig. Gen. John Baker Habeas Petition

Brig. Gen. John Baker, chief defense counsel of the military commisions, petitioned the federal district court in Washington for a writ of habeas corpus Thursday morning. Col. Vance Spath, the military judge presiding over the al-Nashiri military commission, held Baker in contempt Wednesday morning and sentenced the chief defense counsel to 21 days confinement.

Source: Document: Brig. Gen. John Baker Habeas Petition

Gitmo judge sends Marine general lawyer to 21 days confinement for disobeying orders

This is truly appalling 

The USS Cole case judge Wednesday found the Marine general in charge of war court defense teams guilty of contempt for refusing to follow the judge’s orders and sentenced him to 21 days confinement and to pay a $1,000 fine. Air Force Col.

Source: Gitmo judge sends Marine general lawyer to 21 days confinement for disobeying orders