Afghanistan shooting suspect's lawyer known for 'humanizing' clients
Published 03/21/2012, Superior Telegram
A day before the public learned the name of the soldier accused of methodically slaughtering 16 civilians in Afghanistan, his lawyer called a news conference and sketched a different portrait of Robert Bales: that of a loving father and devoted husband who had been traumatized by a comrade's injury and sent into combat one too many times.Word count: 1036
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