No, MSgt Timothy Hennis is not actually seeking Nigerian High Court review of his case. But I found it interesting that the Nigerian High Court decided that retired service members are not amenable to court-martial jurisdiction. Report here. If anyone can get their hands on a copy of the decision I’ll post it for our fringe readers.
This link provides an glimpse into how some parts of our country that don’t post on this blog (at least not frequently) think about the PFC Bradley Manning case. This quote from beginning of the story about sums about the tenor of the article:
Last week, Representative Mike Rogers called for the execution of military whistleblower, Private Bradley Manning. His crime? Sharing the “Collateral Murder” video and the classified Afghanistan “war logs” with Wikileaks, which exposed the truth behind the failing war in Afghanistan, Pakistan’s cooperation with the Taliban, and potential war crimes.