Month: March 2012

Army Prosecutors Hide The Ball – Again!

Army Prosecutors Hide The Ball – Again!

U.S. Soldier’s Lawyer Says Access Denied to Evidence By JAMES DAO and WILLIAM YARDLEY Published: March 3. 2012  The lawyer representing Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the soldier charged with 17 counts of murder in the deaths of Afghan civilians this month, said that military prosecutors had denied members of his legal team access to witnesses…

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US Is Slammed In World Survey About Death Penalty

US Is Slammed In World Survey About Death Penalty

The United States was the only Western democracy that executed prisoners last year, even as an increasing number of U.S. states are moving to abolish the death penalty, Amnesty International announced Monday.   http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/27/death-penalty-2011_n_1382937.html#s816728&title=China_amount_unknown