Fort Hood shooting
The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood decided not to call witnesses or testify Tuesday during his trial’s penalty phase, which is his last chance to plead for his life before the jury begins deliberating whether to sentence him to death.
Maj. Nidal Hasan has been convicted of premeditated murder for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood. That means he’s now eligible for the death penalty.
A panel of 13 military officers are deliberating the fate of Army Major Nidal Hasan. The defendant once again showed his refusal to challenge the government’s case by declining to make a closing argument.
The soldier on trial for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood has broken his largely silent defense by briefly questioning a witness who saw the attack.
One of the soldiers killed during the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood suffered a dozen gunshot wounds, including some that indicate he was trying to charge the gunman, a medical expert testified Thursday.
Maj. Nidal Hasan will stand trial in a court-martial that starts Tuesday for the shooting rampage at Fort Hood that left 13 people dead and more than 30 people wounded at the Texas Army post on Nov. 5, 2009
Jury selection enters its second week in the murder trial of the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage.
The man charged with the mass killing at the Army post in Fort Hood is no longer in jail. Major Nidal Hasan has been hospitalized.
The Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage has appealed a military judge’s order to have his beard forcibly shaved before his murder trial.
The general court-martial of Maj. Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist charged with the 2009 Fort Hood shootings, is scheduled to begin August 20.
Attorneys for the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage are questioning the jury screening process in his murder trial.
A pretrial hearing has been rescheduled for Tuesday in the murder case against an Army psychiatrist charged in the Fort Hood shooting rampage.