The LA Times reports that a Coast Guard panel acquitted Petty Officer Paul Ramos of “involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide, aggravated assault and negligently hazarding a vessel in the 2009 collision at the annual Parade of Lights” in San Diego Bay. Petty Officer Ramos was found guilty of “dereliction of duty for failure to conduct a risk assessment.” Prior coverage here.
The Northern Virginia News Messenger reports that “[t]he 32 people who were arrested Sunday during the protest outside Quantico Marine Corps base in support of suspected WikiLeaks whistleblower Pfc. Bradley Manning have been released . . . .”