Sgt. John Russell

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Lawyer: Soldier Doesn’t Remember Iraq Killings

An Army sergeant charged with killing four other soldiers and a Navy officer in May 2009 at a mental health clinic in Iraq should not face a possible death penalty, his lawyer said Monday. Sgt. John Russell has no memory of being inside the Camp Liberty Combat Stress Center near Baghdad, attorney James Culp said.

05/21/2012

A member of the U.S. Air Force directs an approaching vehicle as transfer cases with the remains of Maj. Matthew P. Houseal, of Amarillo, Texas; Sgt. Christian E. Bueno-Galdos, of Paterson, N.J., and Pvt. 1st Class Michael E. Yates, of Federalsburg, Md., can be seen at Dover Air Force Base on May 13, 2009 in Dover, Del. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Sergeant Charged In Murder Of 4 Soldiers, Naval Officer At Iraqi Military Base

Murder charges have been filed against a sergeant accused of killing four other soldiers and a Navy officer in May 2009 at a mental health clinic in Iraq, the Army said Friday.

05/18/2012

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