Here is Reuters coverage of the SGT JohnRussell arraignment.  Russell did not enter a plea.  His capital court-martial in the shooting deaths of fellow servicemembers outside a combat stress clinic in Baghdad will proceed this winter at Joint Base Lewis-McCord.  Russell is expected to raise defenses based on PTSD and other mental health issues he was facing at thew time of the killings.

Bales hearing retrospective coverage, here (WaPo) and the TN-T (stealing our line) here.

Hurricane Sandy and scheduling conflicts means the lights are off in Camp Justice military commission hearing rooms until Jan. 2013.  See Miami Herald (via Kansas City Star) report here.

DOJ filed a civil false claims suit over Iraq reconstruction costs.  See DOJ press release here and Reuters report here.

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