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The Document Archive - News and media reports: July - August 2007

 

August 31st, 2007 - Some Copter Crash Victims were Murder Case Witnesses

1 news article by the Honolulu Advertiser

 

August 31st, 2007 - Marine Testifies Against Former Squad Leader

2 news articles by San Diego Union-Tribune & North County Times

 

August 30th, 2007 - Haditha Squad Leader in Military Court

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

August 28th, 2007 - Marines Standing Behind Wuterich in his Connecticut Hometown

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 26th, 2007 - Witnesses For Military Murder Trial Killed

1 news article by KITV Honolulu

 

August 25th, 2007 - GIs’ Morale Dips as Iraq War Drags On

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

August 25th, 2007 - Iraq Body Count Running at Double Pace

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 25th, 2007 - Wuterich Hearing to Address Haditha Issues

1 news article by North County Times

 

August 24th, 2007 - More Iraqis Said to Flee Since Troop Increase

1 news article by New York Times

 

August 24th, 2007 - Recommendation: Drop Marine Murder Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

August 23rd, 2007 - Police Association Wants Accused Former Marine Reinstated

1 news article by North County Times

 

August 22nd, 2007 - U.S. Uncovers Iraq Bribe Case

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 21st, 2007 - Former Marine Says Squad Made up Slayings Story

1 news article by Cable Networks News

 

August 21st, 2007 - Marine is Charged with Murder in Fallouja Death

2 news articles by the Los Angeles Times & North County Times

 

August 19th, 2007 - Soldier Nominated for Bronze Star Days Before Alleged Killing

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 18th, 2007 - One Soldier, Two Stories

2 news articles by San Antonio Express-News & Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

August 17th, 2007 - Ex-Marine Pleads Not Guilty in Iraqis’ Deaths

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

August 16th, 2007 - Company in Bribe Scandal is Penalized

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

August 16th, 2007 - Mattis’ Actions Highlight Power of General to Decide War-Crime Cases

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 14th, 2007 - Fallujah Marine Faces Charges of Conspiracy to Murder in Federal Court

1 news article by Salem-News.com

 

August 14th, 2007 - Marine Adviser Recuses Himself from Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 13th, 2007 - Jamming Systems Play Secret Role in Iraq

1 news article by Cable News Network

 

August 12th, 2007 - Accused Major Remains a Hometown Hero

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

August 12th, 2007 - U.S. Pays Millions In Cost Overruns For Security in Iraq

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

August 11th, 2007 - Jailed Mukilteo Marine Set Free

2 news articles by HeraldNet & San Diego Union-Tribune

 

August 11th, 2007 - Contractors in Iraq Accused of Opening Fire on Civilians and Soldiers

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 11th, 2007 - The Resort to Indiscriminate Killings

1 opinion by Middle East Online

 

August 10th, 2007 - Couple Say Son Defends Role in Iraq Deaths, Refused Plea

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 10th, 2007 - Convicted Marine Details Ill-Fated Plan

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 10th, 2007 - General Drops Charges for Two Marines in Haditha Shootings

1 news article by North County Times

 

August 9th, 2007 - Corps Tosses all Charges Against 2 Marines in Iraqi Deaths

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 8th, 2007 - Mother: Son Did Not Kill Innocent Iraqis

1 news article by Asheville Citizens-Times

 

August 8th, 2007 - Schofield Soldier Disputes Claim he Shot Iraqi

2 news articles by the Honolulu Star-Bulletin & Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

August 8th, 2007 - Haditha Officer Fights New Charges

1 news article by North County Times

 

August 8th, 2007 - General Cuts Sentences of Two Imprisoned Marines

2 news articles by the San Diego Union-Tribune & North County Times

 

August 7th, 2007 - Shelters Take Many Vets of Iraq, Afghan Wars

1 news article by the Boston Globe

 

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

1 news article by the Christian Science Monitor

 

August 6th, 2007 - House Approves Pentagon Budget Minus the President’s War Funding

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 5th, 2007 - Accused Soldier’s Wife Stands Behind Him

2 news articles by the Honolulu Star-Bulletin & the Associated Press

 

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

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 4th, 2007 - 2 Juries, 2 Sentences for Iraqi Man’s Death

2 news articles by the San Diego Union-Tribune & North County Times

 

August 4th, 2007 - Fort Campbell Soldier Found Guilty

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 3rd, 2007 - Marine’s Haditha Hearing to Reopen

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 3rd, 2007 - Judge Backs C.I.A. in Suit on Memoir

1 news article by the New York Times

 

August 3rd, 2007 - Marine Gets 15 years in Iraqi’s Death

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

August 3rd, 2007 - U.S. Military Killing Trials Reflect Public Fatigue

1 news article by Reuters

 

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

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 2nd, 2007 - Marine Convicted of Murdering Iraqi Man

3 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

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

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

August 1st, 2007 - Fort Sam Officer Tied to Millions in Bribes

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

August 1st, 2007 - Marine Guilty of Iraq Murder Conspiracy

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 - Juries Get Cases About Hamdania Slaying

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 31st, 2007 - Marines Keep Combat Rules to Themselves

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

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

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

July 30th, 2007 - For Abducted Guards, Iraq Wasn’t Just About Money

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 30th, 2007 - Pendleton Marine Testifies for Squad Mate

1 news article by North County Times

 

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

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 30th, 2007 - The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness

1 news article by the Nation

 

July 29th, 2007 - Army Document: Iraqi Shot Several Times

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 28th, 2007 - S.A. Major’s Arrest is Linked to Iraq Reconstruction

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News      

 

July 28th, 2007 - Family of Ga. Soldier Prepares for Legal Ordeal

1 news article by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

July 28th, 2007 - U.S. Set to Offer Huge Arms Deal to Saudi Arabia

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 28th, 2007 - Witness: Cult Movie Fueled Plan to Kill Iraqi

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

July 28th, 2007 - Homemade Explosives Latest Trouble for U.S.

1 news article by Stars and Stripes

 

July 27th, 2007 - Cutting Costs, Bending Rules, And a Trail of Broken Lives

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 27th, 2007 - Army Papers Claim S.A. Sergeant Shot Detainee

1 news article by San Antonio Express-News

 

July 26th, 2007 - Marine Testifies He was ‘Frustrated’ by Release of Iraqi Suspects

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 26th, 2007 - Marine who Pleaded Guilty to Conspiracy in Iraq Killing Released

3 news articles by the Associated Press, San Diego Union-Tribune & North County Times

 

July 25th, 2007 - Hearing Wraps for Marine Accused of Killing Women, Children

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 25th, 2007 - Military Trial Begins in Iraqi Killing

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

July 24th, 2007 - Accused Marine: “I didn't know there was women and children in that house”

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 24th, 2007 - Military Trial Begins in Iraqi Killing

2 news articles by the Associated Press & San Diego Union-Tribune

 

July 23rd, 2007 - Major Jailed in Bribes Case

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

July 23rd, 2007 - Trial Underway for Hamdania Marine

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 22nd, 2007 - Clues to Release of Convicted Marine

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

July 22nd, 2007 - Web Sites Rally Support for G.I.’s in Legal Trouble

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 21st, 2007 - Court Tells U.S. to Reveal Data on Detainees at Guantánamo

2 news articles by the New York Times

 

July 21st, 2007 - No Time in Prison for Marine Convicted of Kidnapping Iraqi

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 20th, 2007 - Forensics at Center of Haditha Hearing

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 20th, 2007 - Marine Spared Prison Time in Iraqi Death

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

July 19th, 2007 - Two Isle-Based Soldiers Accused of Murder

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 19th, 2007 - Agent Says Pendleton Marine Knew He Shot Child

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 19th, 2007 - Marine Guilty on Two Charges but not Murder in Iraqi’s Death

2 news articles by the San Diego Union-Tribune & the Associated Press

 

July 19th, 2007 - Valerie Plame’s Lawsuit Dismissed

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 17th, 2007 - Jury Deciding Fate of Hamdania Defendant

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 17th, 2007 - Marine Describes Haditha Shootings

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

July 16th, 2007 - Expert: Marine Charged in Iraqi’s Death May Have Brain Injury

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 16th, 2007 - Hearing Begins in Haditha Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press & San Diego Union-Tribune

 

July 15th, 2007 - Marine Says Beatings Urged in Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

July 15th, 2007 - Two Portraits of Local Marine Awaiting Trial

1 news article by the Boston Globe

 

July 14th, 2007 - Slain Iraqi No Innocent, Lawyers Say

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

July 14th, 2007 - US Marine Corps Works on Battlefield Ethics

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 11th, 2007 - Pentagon: U.S. Troops Shot 429 Iraqi Civilians at Checkpoints

1 news article by McClatchy Newspapers

 

July 11th, 2007 - Troops Detail Hamdania Killing

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 11th, 2007 - Officer Recommends Marine Court-Martial

3 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

July 9th, 2007 - Trial Begins for Corporal Facing Murder Charges

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 6th, 2007 - Navy Probes Marines in Captives’ Deaths

3 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

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

1 news article by the Louisville Courier-Journal

 

July 3rd, 2007 - Bush Commutes Libby Sentence, but Conviction Stands

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 3rd, 2007 - Arrest of GI from Laredo Stuns Family

2 news articles by San Antonio Express-News & the Associated Press

 

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

2 news articles by Reuters & Associated Press

 

July 2nd, 2007 - NCIS Confirms It’s Investigating Slayings

1 news article by North County Times

 

July 2nd, 2007 - Third GI Charged in Iraq Murder Probe

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

July 2nd, 2007 - Details Surface in Haditha Killings

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

July 1st, 2007 - In Iraq, a Private Realm Of Intelligence-Gathering

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

July 1st, 2007 - 2 U.S. Soldiers Charged in Iraq Killings

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

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