Emily Swanson | November 17, 2009
11/16/09; 602 adults, 4% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews and automated phone
New York City
Five alleged 9/11 attackers of the World Trade Center will be tried in federal court. Do you think it is a good idea or a bad idea to have this trial located in New York City?
45% Good idea, 41% Bad idea
Do you think having the trial in New York City will make the city more of a target for terrorism, less of a target for terrorism, or make no difference to how much New York City is seen as a target for terrorism?
40% More of a target, 7% Less of a target, 47% No difference
Are you confident or not confident New York City will be able to handle the potential security risks of such a trial?
67% Confident, 22% Not confident
If the trial is held in New York City will you feel more at risk for your personal safety, less at risk, or will it make no difference to how you feel about your personal safety?
34% More at risj, 8% Less at risk, 52% No difference