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Tue Dec 4, 2012, 01:12 PM

Bradley Manning wants to run for public office, lawyer says

By Brian Bennett
December 4, 2012, 7:03 a.m.

WASHINGTON -- If he doesn't spend the rest of his life in prison, Pfc. Bradley Manning wants go to college and perhaps run for public office, his lawyer, David E. Coombs, told supporters of the former Army intelligence analyst ...

"He's confident things will turn out OK for him," Coombs said Monday, standing in a wooden pulpit in the All Souls Church Unitarian, in front of two large posters printed with Manning's photograph and the words "Free Bradley" ...

Manning, through his lawyer, has indicated that he would be willing to plead guilty to a narrower set of charges that carry a maximum sentence of up to 16 years in prison.

Manning testified that he was stripped and forced to sleep naked for several nights while held in Quantico. Prosecutors said Manning's treatment was consistent with procedures for a prisoner who is considered a suicide risk ...

http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-bradley-manning-public-office-20121204,0,260733.story

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struggle4progress Dec 2012 OP
graham4anything Dec 2012 #1
Tarheel_Dem Dec 2012 #2
dionysus Dec 2012 #5
Tarheel_Dem Dec 2012 #8
geek tragedy Dec 2012 #3
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struggle4progress Dec 2012 #4
RomneyLies Dec 2012 #6
cecilfirefox Dec 2012 #7

Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 01:14 PM

1. Oliver North tried to run for office too.

 

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 03:59 PM

2. !!!

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Response to Tarheel_Dem (Reply #2)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 05:44 PM

5. Manning/West 2016!!11!1

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Response to dionysus (Reply #5)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 10:45 PM

8. Dammit dion! Quit scaring people!




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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 04:51 PM

3. Oy, just make this kid's case and his prosecution go away.

Plead him out, and get him some help.

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Response to geek tragedy (Reply #3)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 04:53 PM

4. +

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 10:13 PM

6. If his attorney wasn't a glory seeking media whore, this kid would plead out and get

 

the serious psychological help he so desperately needs.

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Tue Dec 4, 2012, 10:30 PM

7. Really? Really??? /sigh.... nt

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