Afghan Shootings/Bales Court-Martial
Here from CBS News is an article on the Bales case that highlights interesting cultural differences in the Afghan and US military justice/justice systems.
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MAJ Hasan Court-Martial
On Wednesday counsel for MAJ Nidal Hasan pleaded for additional time and a government-paid forensic pathologist to review autopsy reports, says AP (via Yahoo News here). The judge, COL Gregory Gross, granted the expert request, but wiuthheld ruling on the continuance. The case, now 2 years and 5 months removed from the shootings at Ft. Hood, has been previously delayed at the defense’s request, see here.