If they did not excute Lt. William Calley then this guy should not go to the gallows either but they both should have been shot in my mind. Lwt's see what the sentnece is for the Fort Hood incident with one oustnding difference, the killer in that wants to be killed.
Think if Trump get elected how much resistance he will face with in all phases of our country from people to military to politicians. He must not win.
"The crisis will end when fear changes sides" - Pablo Iglesias Turrión
"Austerity is used as a cover to reconfigure society and increase inequality and injustice." - Jeremy Corbyn
I love the NSA. It's like having a secret fan-base you will never see, but they're there, watching everything you write and it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside knowing that I may be some person's only form of unconstitutional entertainment one night.
A military defense lawyer can do a craaaaapy job in defense and still 'win' if keeping the death penalty off the table is considered winning.
Calley didn't die, Manning didn't die or for that matter get the full 90 years.
Hasan can plead guilty, demand the death penalty (to be a martyr ) and the judge accept the plea but sentence Hasan to life without parole.
It isn't absolutism, it is military law.