FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: July 31, 2012 4:12:47 PM CDT
Military Judge sets new Article 39a hearing date for Major Hasan case
FORT HOOD, Texas — The military judge in the case of United States vs. Maj. Nidal M. Hasan has scheduled an administrative hearing for 10 a.m. Aug. 3 in the Lawrence J. Williams Judicial Center here. The hearing was originally scheduled for 10 a.m. Aug. 2.
Both the prosecution and defense will go on the record in open court to litigate pending motions and discuss various issues including any pending discovery issues and other matters either side may raise to the judge for resolution.
The accused is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.
Media who plan to cover the hearing must register here.
On the date for the event, satellite trucks should report to the Fort Hood Clarke Road Gate on West Highway 190 at 6:30 a.m. Truck registration ends at 7 a.m. All others should check in to the Fort Hood visitor’s center, from 8-9 a.m. for final registration. All media should be prepared to show a U.S. driver’s license with photo and an accredited press badge with photo.
For more information contact:
Fort Hood Public Affairs Office
1001 761st Tank Battalion Ave
Fort Hood, TX 76544