(Washington Times) The U.S. military tribunal that is hearing pre-trial motions in the case of the accused 9/11 plotters is slated to address a contentious issue during Wednesday's proceedings — rat feces.
Health experts for government prosecutors and defense attorneys are expected to testify about conditions in work spaces occupied by the defense, which has claimed that mold, rodents and rat feces have made the areas unsafe.
The tribunal already has denied a request by defense attorneys' for a delay in future proceedings until the problems are resolved. The attorneys filed a new request this week.
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