Thanks to our alert readers for calling our attention to media reports that Colonel Gregory Gross, the military judge in the Hasan case, has orderd that MAJ Hasan be forcibly shaved. (Killeen Daily Herald coverage here.)
Under CAAF’s previous ruling on MAJ Hasan’s petition for extraordinary relief, MAJ Hasan will “be afforded the opportunity to file a petition for extraordinary relief with the United States Army Court of Criminal Appeals prior to the execution of the order” that he be forcibly shaved. Hasan v. Gross, __ M.J. __, No. 12-8032/AR (C.A.A.F. Aug. 27, 2012).