Former President Morrison pays Hayes an unexpected visit and lobbies her (and CIU) to take on the case of Omar Abbas, a Muslim-American citizen held for years without trial in a military facility for allegedly planning a chemical attack on Manhattan. But taking on the federal war on terror is a hot-button issue, and Hayes and the CIU find themselves battling the authorities in their search for the truth.
Did You Know?
The cab driver's alibi was that he had dropped off a passenger at the station and the passenger left the bag in the trunk. This was circa 2011. New York City post the 9/11 attacks has an extensive video monitoring system, especially around high value targets such as train stations. The investigators then as a part of the investigation would have been able to see the taxi and if someone else got out. If someone had gotten out, then this would have deflated the entire premise of the story as the driver would not have been arrested and detained for 6 years. See more