Lawyers: No Jail Time Recommended for Bergdahl


BergdahlLawyers for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl said an army officer presiding over his preliminary hearings recommended no jail time—or even a punitive discharge.

They also say that the officer recommended his trial be moved to a lower status that gives a maximum penalty of one year in prison. Bergdahl is facing charges of desertion and misbehavior before the enemy.

The recommendations, which have not been made public, now go to a four star general who will make the ultimate decision about how the case will be handled. Read more at ABC News.

{Andy Newscenter}


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