Guantanamo prisoner -- cleared of war crimes -- remains in solitary confinement
A US soldier walks next to the razor wire-topped fence at the abandoned "Camp X-Ray" detention facility at the US Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, April 2014 (AFP Photo/Mladen Antonov)

Guantanamo prisoner, cleared of war crimes, remains in solitary confinement

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba—A month after a federal court set aside a 2008 tribunal's war-crimes conviction of a former Osama bin Laden aide, he remains isolated as a convict in a maximum-security prison at Guantanamo. Army Col. David Heath, who runs the guard force, said in an interview last week that, absent a specific order…