Army Times reports that Major Hasan has had or is about to have a pretrial confinement hearing at Fort Hood. A hearing is required within certain time periods under R.C.M. 305. R.C.M. 305 is a regulation in the manual for courts-martial that implements due process for someone detained for a crime. The military does not have bail. The person is either detained or released into restriction to base or personal recognizance during the time of the court-martial. It is unlikely that Major Hasan will be released onto Fort Hood. The issue appears to be whether he is physically fit for confinement as certified by a medical doctor.
Army Times and AP report that an AWOL soldier wins stay of Canadian deportation.
Canada’s Federal Court says the country’s refugee board must reconsider the case of a lesbian who deserted the U.S. Army.
Army Times and AP reports a Soldier charged with making threat at school.
The Pettis County prosecutor has charged a soldier who had been reported missing from Fort Leonard Wood with making a terrorist threat at a Sedalia high school.
Army Times and AP reports that a Fort Campbell soldier has been charged with refusing a gate search.
The military says a Fort Campbell soldier was charged after refusing to allow a search of his vehicle and causing a gate into the installation to be shut down.