"9/11 conference speakers call for Gitmo closingW-NDU

9/11 was the focus of a daylong conference at the University of Notre Dame. The gathering wasn’t your typical solemn ceremony to mark the tragic loss of lives, but instead focused on the legal liberty lost by society as a whole. “That’s a classified opinion, a client of mine, material support of a terrorism case, from the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals,” said Attorney Thomas Durkin holding up a piece of paper with thick black lines covering much of the text. “Not only did I not get to read it, I didn’t get to see a good deal of the evidence that it relied upon.”