Bowe Bergdahl’s Sentence Is Thrown Out by Judge as Case Takes New Turn

Bergdahl The Wounded

A federal judge has voided former Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s court-martial sentence and subsequent rulings on the case by military judges, setting up the possibility that he could request a reinstatement of rank or change of status for his dishonorable discharge. Senior Judge Reggie Walton, of the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., issued an […]

Debate on Army Fitness Test Takes New Turn with Chief Nominee Testimony

Army Lt. Gen. Randy George testifies

The nominee for Army chief of staff told lawmakers Wednesday that he wants tougher and gender-neutral physical fitness standards, as the service and Congress remain locked in a years-long tug of war over how to measure athletic ability. Gen. Randy George, an infantry officer, testified on fitness standards as part of his confirmation hearing before […]