Russia Today: Bradley Manning demands dismissal of his case due to inhumane punishmentSubmitted by Bob-45 on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 21:57
Published: 27 November, 2012, 21:32
Edited: 28 November, 2012, 16:23
Bradley Manning is expected to testify in a pretrial hearing that he has been punished illegally by being locked in solitary confinement. The whistleblower hopes that his inhumane punishment is grounds for having all charges against him dismissed.
Manning, who is accused of sending classified information to WikiLeaks, will testify in a pretrial hearing in Fort Meade, Maryland.
“Until now we’ve only heard from Bradley through his family and lawyers, so it’s going to be a real insight into his personality to hear him speak for himself for the first time,” said Jeff Paterson of the Bradley Manning Support Network.