Peoria Public Radio Staff
Wed August 7, 2013
Attorneys Assigned To Fort Hood Shooter Want To Back Out
Originally published on Wed August 7, 2013 4:48 pm
There was an unexpected hold-up on day two of the court martial of Army Maj. Nidal Hasan, accused of gunning down fellow soldiers at Fort Hood. His "standby" attorneys have told the judge that don't believe it's ethical for them to keep assisting a man who they believe is trying to get the death penalty.