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

 

Media Reports of the Year 2007

 

 

December 19th, 2007 - 5th Trial in Iraqi Rape Case Drags On

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 13th, 2007 - Defense Asks for More Time in Ex-Soldier’s Iraq Rape-Slaying Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 8th, 2007 - Prosecutors Seek Trial Date for Ex-Soldier

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 5th, 2007 - Rape, Murder Case of Ex-Soldier Delayed a Week

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 20th, 2007 - Rape, Murder Case of Ex-Soldier Delayed a Week

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 13th, 2007 - Ex-Soldier Charged with Rape, Murder may soon have Trial Date

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 20th, 2007 - Soldier Investigated in Iraq Shooting

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 7th, 2007 - Is Military Justice in Iraq Changing for the Better?

1 news article by the Christian Science Monitor

 

August 5th, 2007 - Soldier Gets 110 Years in Rape-Slay Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 4th, 2007 - Fort Campbell Soldier Found Guilty

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 3rd, 2007 - Jury Expected to Get Case of Soldier Charged with Rape, Murder

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 2nd, 2007 - Witness Backtracks in Iraq Rape-Slaying

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 1st, 2007 - Soldier Testifies Against Colleague in Rape-Slaying Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 31st, 2007 - Testimony to Begin for Pa. Soldier Charged in Iraq Rape-Killing

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

July 30th, 2007 - Court-Martial Begins for Soldier in Iraqi Girl’s Rape and Killing

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 29th, 2007 - Court-Martial Near in Iraq Rape-Killing

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 4th, 2007 - Ex-Soldier May Face Death Penalty

1 news article by the Louisville Courier-Journal

 

July 3rd, 2007 - US Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty in Iraq Murders

2 news articles by Reuters & Associated Press

 

June 29th, 2007 - Court-Martial Delayed for 4th Soldier Accused in Rape-Slaying

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

June 17th, 2007 - Family Wants GIs Executed

1 news article by IraqSlogger

 

May 15th, 2007 - Search for Troops Is ‘in Vain,’ Insurgents Declare

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

March 31st, 2007 - Murder Trial for Fort Campbell Soldier Delayed

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

March 21st, 2007 - Soldier Gets 27 Months in Iraq Gang-Rape Case

1 news article by Reuters

 

March 21st, 2007 - Soldier Pleads to Role in Rape, Murders

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

March 13th, 2007 - Casualties of War - Who Weeps for Abeer?

Opinion by the San Francisco Chronicle

 

March 12th, 2007 - Judge Lets Indictment Stand Against Ex-Soldier

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 24th, 2007 - Spielman Won’t Face Death

2 news articles by the Chambersburg Public Opinion & Associated Press

 

February 23rd, 2007 - Soldier Gets 100 Years in Prison in Rape of Iraqi Girl, Killing of her and her Family

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Al Jazeera

 

February 22nd, 2007 - Soldier Avoids Death by Pleading Guilty in Iraqi Girl’s Rape

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 21st, 2007 - Judge OKs Guilty Plea in Iraqi Slaying

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Reuters

 

February 12th, 2007 - Prosecutors Sought Calls, Family Testimony in Iraq Slaying Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 19th, 2007 - Ex-Soldier’s Attorneys Claim Prosecutors Abused Grand Jury

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 19th, 2007 - Cortez Still Faces Murder Charges

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

January 18th, 2007 - Cortez Pleads Guilty in Iraq Rape, Murder Case

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

January 9th, 2007 - U.S. Soldier Accused of Murder had been Diagnosed as Homicidal

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

The 2006 Media Reports File

 

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