DID JUDGE BERMAN MAKE A MISTAKE - WILL US ATTORNEY GENERAL CALL FOR A MIS-TRIAL?
Dear Mr Holder,
I am a journalist and film-maker who has been investigating the rather
intriguing case of Dr Aafia Siddiqui since her disappearance with her
three children in 2003.
Can you please tell me why a Pakistani citizen, who allegedly carried
out a crime in Afghanistan, was charged, tried and sentenced in a US
Not only did the alleged crime happen in another country, but Ms
Siddiqui was renditioned without formal extradition papers and without
correct consular access according to official US records.
No other citizen, from anywhere else in the world, has ever been put
on trial in a US criminal court for the attempted murder of US
soldiers although quite clearly, from the horrific statistics coming
out of Iraq and Afghanistan the death toll and injuries of US soldiers
is now running in excess of tens of thousands.
Can we assume from this that the US is now in full occupation, and
therefore in control of sovereignty of Afghanistan or did Judge
Richard Berman simply make a mistake by accepting such a case in to
I have copied in Lord Nazir Ahmed from the British House of Lords in
to this email since he has taken a particularly close interest in the
I look forward to a response soonest.
First Witness Productions Ltd.