Blogging from the office today. Tuesday's hearing was an abbreviated, but revealing affair. Maj. Nidal Hasan's ex-attorneys, now standby counsel, have not been assisting the 42-year-old Army psychiatrist with legal research. They have not provided opinions or other advice to help Hasan prepare his "defense of others."
They disagree with the tactic. What's more, they have been ordered to assist their former client by presiding judge Col. Tara Osborn. Osborn showed frustration with the attorney's Tuesday, again ordering them to provide any legal assistance Hasan asks for. They are filing a sealed motion today to explain why they are refusing.
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