Hundreds of Quantico Emails Handed Over to Bradley Manning’s Defense

By: Wednesday August 29, 2012 7:25 am

The government handed the defense for Pfc. Bradley Manning around six hundred emails between commanding officers at the Quantico Marine brig in Virginia, where Manning was held in pretrial confinement for nine months. The emails make up just less than half of a cache of possibly relevant emails in the government’s possession, 84 of which were already turned over to the defense.

 

Bradley Manning Treated More like Supermax Convict than Pre-Trial Detainee

By: Wednesday January 26, 2011 2:50 pm

Details about the conditions of Bradley Manning’s incarceration — specifically the denial of in-cell exercise allowed described by his attorney — surprised me. Based on my experience with the incarceration of federal inmates and pre-trial inmates in Special Housing Units / Solitary Confinement, federal regulations allows for a regular exercise period and Bradley Manning hasn’t been allowed exercise. Why are Manning’s military detention conditions different from federal pre-trial conditions specified by regulations?

Quantico Brig Commander Continues to Abuse Authority, Defy Medical Experts in Manning Detention

By: Tuesday January 25, 2011 12:00 pm

Last night anonymous military officials admitted to NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski that Quantico Brig Commander James Averhart placed Bradley Manning on suicide watch as a way to punish him for failure to obey an order.

The admission comes after Manning’s friend David House was detained by military police and prevented from visiting him at Quantico last weekend. Jake Tapper of ABC News asked Robert Gibbs about the incident yesterday during a White House press briefing, and if the administration is concerned about the way Manning is being treated. Gibbs referred him to “the authorities that are holding him [Manning].”

Bradley Manning’s Attorney Files Complaint Against Quantico Brig Commander After His Conditions Get Worse

By: Friday January 21, 2011 11:35 am

I’ll be driving down to Quantico tomorrow with Bradley’s friend David House, who will deliver the petition to the brig.

I know that it has been extremely meaningful to Bradley to know that he has the support of so many people.

Can you sign the petition and forward it to your friends?

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