KSM, 2 other Gitmo defendants don’t show in court

In this photo of a sketch by courtroom artist Janet Hamlin reviewed by the U.S. Department of Defense, Merrilly Noeth, a relative of a victim of the Sept. 11 attacks, watches behind sound-proof glass on the second day of the Military Commissions pretrial hearing against the five Guantanamo prisoners accused of the terrorist attacks at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012. The military tribunal for the Sept. 11 terrorism case resumed Tuesday without three of the five defendants, the result of a judge's ruling that the men could not be forced to attend the session. Those who showed up in court were Yemenis Walid bin Attash and Ramzi Binalshibh. (AP Photo/Janet Hamlin, Pool)Three Sept. 11 defendants took a judge up on his offer to let them skip their military tribunal Tuesday and the proceedings went on without them. The Guantanamo detainees won a new request to return to court in camouflage clothing if they wanted.