December 19th, 2012
01:22 PM ET

Army sergeant could get death penalty in Afghan killings

The U.S. military has referred the case of Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales to a court martial that would be authorized to consider the death penalty. Bales is accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a shooting rampage in March.

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  1. banasy©

    What good are two ice cubes going to do?
    Just drink it neat.
    Perhaps with a twist.

    December 19, 2012 at 10:18 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. chrissy

    @ banasy, wth is seroquel anyway? lol

    December 19, 2012 at 10:22 pm | Report abuse | Reply
    • banasy©

      Seroquel is an anti-psychotic med used to treat schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder, Chrissy.

      December 19, 2012 at 10:48 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      Okay, it's been largely ineffective as an anti-psychotic, but it is used mainly to treat bi-polar and yes, depressive disorders.
      It is not in the SSRI family, however.

      December 19, 2012 at 10:59 pm | Report abuse |
  3. chrissy

    lol looks like someone got cut off, hope they took his car keys first? lmao

    December 19, 2012 at 10:28 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. chrissy

    Thanks banasy, i hear it tossed around alot on here so i was curious. Explains why some certain person knows so much about it then! Imagine that would ya lmfao!

    December 19, 2012 at 11:37 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  5. chrissy

    im sure you do jr. ya poser!

    December 19, 2012 at 11:50 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  6. chrissy

    not banasy @ ll:46 and not me @ ll:49, and doncha mean jr that you like just peperoni and no pizza? SQUONK!

    December 19, 2012 at 11:54 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  7. chrissy

    not me @ ll:56, ll:58 and not anymore tonite. Any further posts under my name will be the underhanded work of jeffrey grant roem the biggest poser ever! Gnite!

    December 20, 2012 at 12:02 am | Report abuse | Reply
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