Mohammed al-Qahtani

Jail cells and meeting area are seen at the U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on Aug. 6, 2013. (credit: CHANTAL VALERY/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Rules Federal Gov’t Does Not Have To Release Photos, Video Of Saudi Detained At Gitmo

The government does not have to release photographs and dozens of videotapes of a Saudi citizen detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in the investigation of the Sept. 11 attacks, a judge ruled Friday after concluding they do not depict illegal conduct, evidence of mistreatment or potential sources of governmental embarrassment.