Five suspects, including suspected mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, requested a hearing to plead guilty to the 9/11 attacks. The terrorist suspects hope that their guilt pleas will lead to executions. Jonathan Turley told Rachel Maddow that their decision not to demand a trial benefits President Bush.

This video is from MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Dec. 8, 2008.

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