Law
3:38 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Sentencing Begins For Sgt. Who Killed 16 Afghan Civilians

Originally published on Wed August 21, 2013 4:38 pm

Witnesses from Afghanistan have testified in the sentencing phase of the court martial of Sgt. Robert Bales. He's admitted to killing 16 Afghan villagers during a nighttime massacre, and a military jury in Washington state is deciding whether his life sentence should come with any possibility of parole.