No Time in Jail for a U.S. War Criminal: A Mercenary Gets Away with Murdering a Detainee in Afghanistan

REVISED & UPDATED (Sat. 09 May 2009) Is there any surprise to how American “justice” works when it comes to American war criminals? Have there not been enough minor sentences, and enough kangaroo courts of foreign detainees, to establish this fact? Following John Stanton, who was present for the sentencing of Ayala at the Eastern… Read More No Time in Jail for a U.S. War Criminal: A Mercenary Gets Away with Murdering a Detainee in Afghanistan

Whitewashing a U.S. War Crime in Afghanistan: The Trial of Don Ayala, “Human Terrain” Mercenary

A court hearing is underway to determine the sentence for Don Michael Ayala, the U.S. mercenary who was employed by the Human Terrain System, the program that also hired the army reservist and anthropologist, Paula Loyd, set on fire by Abdul Salam in Chehel Gazi, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan on 04 November 2008, and dying from… Read More Whitewashing a U.S. War Crime in Afghanistan: The Trial of Don Ayala, “Human Terrain” Mercenary

“Civilian Contractor” Pleads Guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter of Afghan Detainee

More news on the trial of a mercenary who committed a war crime in Afghanistan, while working for the Human Terrain System: Press release from the United States Attorneys’ Office, Eastern District of Virginia: 03 February 2009 From: Peter Carr Public Information Officer Phone (703) 842-4050 Fax: (703) 299-2584 Email: usavae.press@usdoj.gov Web Address: http://www.usdoj.gov/usao/vae Civilian… Read More “Civilian Contractor” Pleads Guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter of Afghan Detainee