My First Look at the Military Commissions Hearing of al-Nashiri: A Somber Wake-Up Call (Military Com

In July 2012, former NACDL law clerk Ashley Chin Richardson observed the military commissions from Ft. Meade. She shares her experience with readers of The Champion, expressing shock at the blatant imbalance in resources afforded the defense team and pointing out that in the commissions a defendant is not automatically allowed access to all the evidence against him.