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The Massacre of Mahmudiya - The Rape and Murder of Abeer Qasim Hamsa

 

Media Reports of the Year 2006

 

December 28th, 2006 - Cortez Submits Plea Agreement in Iraqi Rape, Murder Case

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

December 15th, 2006 - Judge Orders New Hearing for Soldier Charged with Rape, Murder

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 14th, 2006 - Iraq Veteran Won’t Face Death Penalty

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 8th, 2006 - Attorneys for Soldier Accused of Rape, Murder Ask for Donations

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 16th, 2006 - Soldier Gets 90 Years in Iraq Rape Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 15th , 2006 - Soldier Pleads in Iraq Rape, Murder Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press & the New York Times

 

November 8th, 2006 - Ex-U.S. Soldier Pleads Innocent in Iraq Rape, Murder

2 news articles by Reuters & the Louisville Courier-Journal

 

November 3rd, 2006 - Former Fort Campbell Soldier Indicted in Iraq Murders, Rape

1 news article by the Louisville Courier-Journal

 

October 27th, 2006 - Army Arraigns Soldier Charged with Rape

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 20th, 2006 - Lawyer: Army After Plea Deal

2 news articles by the York Daily Record & the Guardian

 

October 18th, 2006 - Court-Martial Ordered in Iraq Rape-Murder Case

1 news article by Reuters

 

September 24th, 2006 - Video Is Said to Show U.S. Troops Burned

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 15th, 2006 - Soldiers Charged in Separate Murders in Iraq Returned to U.S.

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 13th, 2006 - Spielman Being Held in the U.S.

2 news articles by the Chambersburg Public Opinion & USA Today

 

September 5th, 2006 - U.S. Troops Face Court-Martial in Rape Case

2 news articles by Reuters & the Chambersburg Public Opinion

 

August 29th, 2006 - Attorneys Want Officials Gagged in Ex-Soldier’s Murder Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 22nd, 2006 - Iraq Looking Into Young Girl’s Death

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 8th, 2006 - U.S. Court Hears Closing Arguments in Iraq Rape Case

1 news article by Reuters

 

August 8th, 2006 - Soldier Tells of Combat Stress in Unit

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 7th, 2006 - Troops ‘Took Turns’ to Rape Iraqi

1 news article by BBC News

 

August 7th, 2006 - Court Told US Troops Raped Iraqi Girl

3 news articles by Reuters & the New York Times

 

August 7th, 2006 - An Itchy Finger

2 news articles by Newsweek & CNN

 

August 6th, 2006 - Medic Testifies at U.S. Troops’ Hearing

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 30th, 2006 - Soldier’s Story is Written in Contrasts

1 news article by the Fresno Bee

 

July 30th, 2006 - “I came over here because I wanted to kill people.”

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 27th, 2006 - Cortez to Face Military Hearing in Iraq

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

July 20th, 2006 - Judge delays Iraqi Rape, Murder Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 17th, 2006 - U.S. Military Fears Outcome of Rape Trial

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 16th, 2006 - Amid War, Some Violence may be Personal

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 14th, 2006 - Accused G.I. was troubled long before Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 13th, 2006 - Who is Paul E. Cortez?

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

July 12th, 2006 - Military Town Shocked at Iraq Rape Case against Native Son

1 news article by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

 

July 11th, 2006 - Capital Charges Filed In Rape-Slaying Case

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 11th, 2006 - Group Claims 3 GIs Killed Over Rape-Murders

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 10th, 2006 - Sectarian Clashes - Baghdad Erupts in Mob Violence

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 9th, 2006 - A Soldier’s Shame

1 feature article from Time Magazine

 

July 7th, 2006 - Ex-Soldier Pleads Not Guilty in Mahmoudiya Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 6th, 2006 - Ex-GI Accused in Iraq Rape Had Rocky Past

2 news articles by the Associated Press & the Los Angeles Times

 

July 5th, 2006 - Charges not imminent in Army Rape-Murder Probe

1 news article by Reuters

 

July 4th, 2006 - Iraq seeks Oversight of Rape-Slaying Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press and the New York Times

 

July 3rd, 2006 - Ex-U.S. Soldier Charged with Rape of Iraqi

2 news articles by the Associated Press and the Washington Post

 

July 1st, 2006 - U.S. Soldiers Investigated in Slayings of 4 and Rape in Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

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