John M. Dowd, Capt. Clement's lead civilian attorney, said that to this day Marine prosecutors are denying defense requests for witness statements because they are classified.
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"The withdrawal of the charges was another act of cowardice by the commandant [and] his counsel," Mr. Dowd said.
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