UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
February 12, 2009
ALL ALI BIN ALI AHMED, ET AL., PETITIONERS,
BARACK H. OBAMA, ET AL.,*FN1 RESPONDENTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gladys Kessler United States District Judge
A Status Conference was held in this case on February 11, 2009, which was closed to the public due to discussion of classified information. Upon consideration of the representations of the parties pertaining to the status of the case, as well as Petitioner's Motion Requesting Discovery, and the entire record herein, it is hereby
ORDERED, that the Government will produce by Wednesday, February 18, at 5:00 p.m., exculpatory evidence related to those statements made by the Petitioner that the Government relies on to establish its case for detention, as well as exculpatory evidence related to statements made by any other individuals that the Government relies on to establish its case for detention; and it is further
ORDERED, that any classified statements that the Government relies on and alleges were made by the Petitioner may be shared with the Petitioner by counsel, provided that the Privilege Review Team determines that such statements were made by Petitioner to agents of the United States Government;*fn2 and it is further
ORDERED, that the Government must produce all credibility assessments made by agents of the United States Government related to those individuals whose statements the Government relies on to establish its case for detention; and it is further
ORDERED, that Petitioner file any requests for stipulations or admissions that he deems appropriate; and it is further
ORDERED, that the Government will file a Notice with the Court when it has completed processing Petitioner's request for de-classification of priority materials; and it is further
ORDERED, that Petitioner's Motion Requesting Discovery is granted in part and denied in part; and it is further
ORDERED, that a further Status Conference shall be held in this case on February 26, 2009, at 2:00 p.m.