He is a terrorist, he gets no rights.
...The court had scheduled an evidence suppression hearing, at which Lindh would have been able to testify about the details of the torture to which he claimed he was subjected. The government faced the problem that a key piece of evidence – Lindh's confession – might be excluded from evidence as having been forced under duress (i.e. torture). Under a plea bargain agreement offered Lindh plead guilty to two charges: — supplying services to the Taliban (50 U.S.C.§ 1705(b), 18 U.S.C.§ 2, 31 C.F.R.545.204, and 31 C.F.R.545.206a) and carrying an explosive during the commission of a felony (18 U.S.C.§ 844(h)(2)). He would have to consent to a gag order that would prevent him from making any public statements on the matter for the duration of his 20-year sentence, and he would have to drop any claims that he had been mistreated or tortured by U.S. military personnel in Afghanistan and aboard two military ships during December 2001 and January 2002. In return, all other charges would be dropped.
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