Month: March 2010

Defense Team Prods Army Prosecutors For Colonel Lamb to Act

Defense Team Prods Army Prosecutors For Colonel Lamb to Act

Several weeks have now passed and Colonel Lamb still has not acted on the Defense Team request for reconsideration of his refusal to authorize retainer of the mitigation specialist requested by the Defense.   Army prosecutors – who are also providing legal advice to Colonel Lamb – have been asked to inform the Defense when Colonel…

Read More Read More

Sluggish Army Action Delays Defense Preparation

Sluggish Army Action Delays Defense Preparation

On March 15th, the Defense requested that the Special Court-Martial Convening Authority, Colonel Lamb, reconsider his earlier denial of the Defense Mitigation Specialist.   Now, almost two weeks later, Colonel Lamb still has not acted on this important matter.   A copy of the recent request for reconsideration is attached.  Hasan – SPCMCA Mit Spec Request 15 Mar 10  Until…

Read More Read More

Togo West Briefs Appellate Judges While The Defense Awaits His Full Report

Togo West Briefs Appellate Judges While The Defense Awaits His Full Report

     Included among the outstanding Defense discovery requests is a complete copy of the Task Force Report (Protecting the Force) authored by the former Secretary of the Army, Togo D. West, Jr.   That Report was prepared after he and other high level officials conducted a 45-day on site review at Fort Hood.       The final Report was composed of…

Read More Read More

Hasan Denied Access to Electronic Koran Reader

Hasan Denied Access to Electronic Koran Reader

For several weeks now, Major Hasan has been denied access to an electronic Koran reader, provided by the Defense Team, because Army commanders have not yet decided whether he will be permitted to have access to the device.   No explanation has been provided as to why it taking Army officials so long to decide this matter. …

Read More Read More

KCEN Interview

KCEN Interview

Click to Listen: KCEN Interview Click For Interview Video http://www.centraltexasnow.com/Global/category.asp?C=170056&autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=4290614&flvUri=&partnerclipid=

Bell County officials: Hasan’s move not imminent

Bell County officials: Hasan’s move not imminent

BELTON Posted: // Mar 02, 2010 12:35 PM CST BELTON – Officials with the Bell County Sheriff’s Office say no decision has been made to accept Fort Hood shooting suspect Major Nidal Hasan to the Bell County Jail. They say Hasan’s transfer is not imminent. The press release from the office reads: “Despite numerous media…

Read More Read More

Hasan’s attorney says his goal is a fair trial

Hasan’s attorney says his goal is a fair trial

  John Galligan, a retired Army colonel who is defending the suspected Ft. Hood gunman, has been involved in other high-profile military cases. November 12, 2009|Cox Newspapers BELTON, TEXAS — For days, retired Army Col. John Galligan tracked each wrenching update about the shooting rampage at Ft. Hood, the place where he had spent the…

Read More Read More