The Difference between Motive and Crime: The Court-Martial of Major Nidal Hasan

by Geoffrey S. Corn The military trial of Major Nidal Hasan has finally resulted in a verdict. Guilty of 13 counts (specifications in military parlance) of capital premeditated murder, and 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder, his case now proceeds to the penalty phase, where the same 13 jurors will decide whether to adjudge the death […]