EVENT (Nov. 12): Military Justice in the International Context: U.S. v. Bales

By Stephen Kozey

Brace yourself for what is guaranteed to be an exciting panel discussion relating to the recent court-martial of Army Staff Sgt. Bales, who was sentenced to life without parole for the killing of 16 Afghan civilians. Panelists, including lead prosecutor Lt. Col. Jay Morse, will discuss difficulties in investigating and prosecuting crimes committed in a war zone, the relationship between U.S. military justice and international criminal law, and perceptions of accountability and justice across cultures.

So, clear your schedule on Tuesday, November 12 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. and head to ASIL at 2223 Massachusetts Ave NW.