Month: April 2010

DOD Turns Over Limited Information

DOD Turns Over Limited Information

Senators Lieberman and Collins still have not received all of the information that was outlined in the subpoenas earlier served upon the Department of Defense and Department of Justice.  Click Here for More Info:  Nonetheless, the Senators received information that has yet to be provided to the Hasan Defense Team.

Army Prosecutors Provide Notice of Aggravating Factor

Army Prosecutors Provide Notice of Aggravating Factor

Although the team of Army prosecutors still have not provided the bulk of important pretrial discovery requested by the Defense, they were not so slow in providing notice as to the specific aggravating factor under Rule for Court-Martial (RCM) 1004 that they allege is applicable to the pending case.  For a  copy of the prosecutors’…

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DOD & Army Prosecutors Continue to Deny Discovery

DOD & Army Prosecutors Continue to Deny Discovery

The Hasan Defense continues to be denied discovery of some of the most important evidence in the prosecution files, e.g. the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) files; the FOUO annex to the Togo West 45-day investigation conducted at Fort Hood; White House Security Advisor John Brennan’s intelligence report; General Ham’s investigation of senior military personnel at Walter…

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DOD Defies Senate Subpoena – An “Affront” to Constitutional Principles

DOD Defies Senate Subpoena – An “Affront” to Constitutional Principles

Senators Lieberman and Collins have quite properly voiced surprised disappointment at the Obama Administration’s failure to be transparent in disclosing information related to the Hasan case.  Needless to say, the Hasan Defense has experienced the same insolence from Army prosecutors – so this comes as no surprise.  http://hsgac.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Press.MajorityNews&ContentRecord_id=40dd80b1-5056-8059-76a9-b707c17a35eb http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/28/us/28brfs-IMPASSEONRAM_BRF.html http://pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/s_678438.html

Army Continues Unreasonable Delay On Hasan Mitigation Specialist Request

Army Continues Unreasonable Delay On Hasan Mitigation Specialist Request

For months now, the Hasan Defense Team has been awaiting approval of its request for the approval and funding of a mitigation specialist.  The US Army is now playing games with the notion that because the requested mitigation specialists are also attorneys, funding their appointment to the Defense Team would somehow run afoul of the…

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