Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Why is this man still breathing; let alone collecting a Major's salary?
You want to change the Judge fine. Ignore the damn beard and try him already.
Judge in Hasan case removed
Court: Colonel for Fort Hood trial had 'appearance of bias.
By Sig Christenson - Express-News
An appeals court in Washington on Monday removed the military judge overseeing the trial of an Army psychiatrist accused of killing 13 people in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting spree.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces was expected to rule on a long-disputed order requiring Maj. Nidal Hasan to shave his beard, which he grew in violation of Army regulations.
Instead, it sidestepped the issue after finding that the judge, Col. Gregory Gross, had displayed an “appearance of bias” in the case. The Army's judge advocate general will appoint a new judge.
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