29 Jan '15, 3pm

Now on death row, Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan to appear in court:

Nidal Hasan, who killed 13 people in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, appeared in court Thursday. Army officials say the judge, Col. Tara Osborn, wants to review "routine matters" in Hasan's case. He is on death row for the killings. Bell County Sheriff's Dept. FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kansas — The gunman who killed 13 people at a Texas military base in 2009 appeared in court Thursday without the beard he had fought to keep, and said he wanted to keep his lead appeals lawyer. Any change of counsel could complicate an already delayed review process. Nidal Hasan attended the hearing at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where he is being held on the military death row. He no longer has the facial hair he wore during his August 2013 trial, where he was convicted and sentenced to death for a November 2009 rampage inside a medical readiness building at Fort Hood in Central Texas. A Fort...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/now-on-death-row-fort-hood-gunman-...

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