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IT IS THE SOLDIER

Consideration of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights is often focused on abstract ideals, principles and philosophy.  Certainly these are part of the mix that guide our daily decisions and interactions with our fellow citizens. … Continue reading

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Whistleblower soldier pleads guilty in Afghan civilian death

[JURIST] Military judge Colonel David Conn sentenced Specialist Adam Winfield to three years in prison, demotion to private and a bad-conduct discharge on Friday for involuntary manslaughter in the death of an Afghan civilian. Winfield pleaded guilty [AP report] to … Continue reading

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US soldier charged in civilian deaths accepts plea bargain: report

[JURIST] Specialist Jeremy Morlock has accepted a plea agreement offered by US Army [official website] prosecutors, according to a Washington Post report [text] Wednesday. Under the agreement, Morlock, charged [JURIST report] in June in the deaths of three Afghan civilians … Continue reading

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US soldier held in fatal shooting of Afghanistan detainee

[JURIST] A US soldier is currently being held in connection with the fatal shooting on Sunday of a Taliban detainee, who was found dead in a holding cell in Kandahar province, according to US Forces in Afghanistan [JURIST news archives]. … Continue reading

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Voytek the Soldier Bear

This is an amazing story that appears to be true. Be sure to check out the photographs. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – Criminal Law

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