EL MOTASSADEQ’S LEGAL ODYSSEY NEARS ITS END

A Hamburg court will start sentencing hearings Friday for Mounir el Motassadeq, the friend of three 9/11 pilots who has been convicted of helping them fly a plane into the World Trade Center.

It took a long time. The Germans are not keen to have that PoS locked up, (there is always that dreaded ‘backlash’) but they can’t let him walk either…

http://www.spiegel.de/international/0,1518,457955,00.html