Judge nixes Fort Hood shooting suspect’s defense strategy

By The Christian Science Monitor
Saturday, June 15, 2013 18:45 EDT
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Fort Hood shooting suspect Major Nidal Hasan. Image via KXAS-TV.
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Fort Hood shooting: Judge nixes Nidal Hasan defense strategy. What now? (via The Christian Science Monitor)

A military judge overseeing the court-martial of Maj. Nidal Hasan ruled Friday that the Army psychiatrist cannot argue in court that he killed 13 soldiers at Fort Hood in defense of Taliban leaders in Afghanistan, including leader Mullah Omar. Hasan’s decision to forego his court-appointed Army lawyers…

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