Al Odah, et al v. USA, et al

District of Columbia, dcd-1:2002-cv-00828

ORDER. For the reasons set forth in the Court's Classified Memorandum Opinion issued to the parties on this date, Petitioner Fouad Mahmoud Al Rabiah's petition for habeas corpus is GRANTED. The Government is directed to take all necessary and appropriate diplomatic steps to facilitate the release of Petitioner Al Rabiah forthwith. The Government is directed to comply with any reporting requirements mandated by the Supplemental Appropriations Act, Pub. L. No. 111-32, 123 Stat. 1859 (2009), if applicable, to facilitate the release of Petitioner Al Rabiah forthwith. The relevant agencies shall complete a classification review of the Court's Classified Memorandum Opinion and shall provide the Court with an Unclassified version no later than 10:00 A.M. on September 25, 2009. This is a Final, Appealable Order. Signed by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on September 17, 2009. (lcckk1)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA FOUAD MAHMOUD AL RABIAH, et al., Petitioners, Civil Action No. 02-828 (CKK) v. UNITED STATES, et al., Respondents. ORDER (September 17, 2009) For the reasons set forth in the Court's Classified Memorandum Opinion issued to the parties on this date, it is, this 17th day of September, 2009, hereby ORDERED that Petitioner Fouad Mahmoud Al Rabiah's petition for habeas corpus is GRANTED; it is further ORDERED that the Government is directed to take all necessary and appropriate diplomatic steps to facilitate the release of Petitioner Al Rabiah forthwith; it is further ORDERED that the Government is directed to comply with any reporting requirements mandated by the Supplemental Appropriations Act, Pub. L. No. 111-32, 123 Stat. 1859 (2009), if applicable, to facilitate the release of Petitioner Al Rabiah forthwith; and it is further ORDERED that the relevant agencies shall complete a classification review of the Court's Classified Memorandum Opinion and shall provide the Court with an Unclassified version no later than 10:00 A.M. on September 25, 2009. This is a Final, Appealable Order. /s/ COLLEEN KOLLAR-KOTELLY United States District Judge