Death Sentence of Nidal Hasan, the Fort Hood Multiple Murderer, Affirmed by U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals
The opinion, handed down Friday, is here. The issues are outside my core expertise, but the case seemed interested enough that I thought I’d note it, especially since I haven’t seen it covered elsewhere. Here is the introduction and conclusion:
On 5 November 2009, at Fort Hood, Texas, appellant fired into a crowd of soldiers attending a pre-deployment Solder Readiness Processing (SRP) in a building dedicated to that purpose. Appellant’s attack killed thirteen individuals and wounded thirty-two.
On 23 August 2013, an officer panel sitting as a general court-martial convicted appellant of thirteen specifications of premeditated mu
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