Benghazi suspect lawyer cites ‘lack of evidence’

'What's been filed has shown, quite frankly, an utter lack of evidence'

Benghazi suspect lawyer cites ‘lack of evidence’

A lawyer for a Libyan militant charged in the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Wednesday that she had seen no evidence tying her client to the violence, but a judge nonetheless directed Ahmed Abu Khattala to remain in custody as the Justice Department builds its case against him. The lawyer, Michelle Peterson, conceded that Abu Khattala […]

Benghazi mastermind faces U.S. judge

Khattala made his first appearance in an American courtroom amid tight security

Benghazi mastermind faces U.S. judge

A court appearance for the alleged mastermind of the attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya, is the first step in a long legal process that could yield new insight into a fiery assault that continues to reverberate across U.S. politics. The case of Ahmed Abu Khattala, who pleaded not guilty during a brief […]