In June 2006, the arrests of a ragtag group of Miami men on charges of collaborating with al Qaeda provided the Bush administration with a powerful tale in the war on terrorism.
But the criminal justice system backfired twice on federal prosecutors: After two mistrials, they will be taking their third -- and likely last -- shot at trying the Liberty City Six. The selection of Miami-Dade jurors is set to begin Tuesday.
"Nor shall any person be subject for the same offence, to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb." -- Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution