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  • **FILE** In this courtroom sketch, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales (left) appears before Judge Col. Jeffery Nance in a courtroom at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., on Aug. 20, 2013, during a sentencing hearing in the slayings of 16 civilians killed during pre-dawn raids on two villages on March 11, 2012. (Associated Press)

    Brother testifies for defense in Afghan massacre

    A brother of the U.S. soldier who slaughtered 16 Afghan civilians last year began making the case Wednesday for why he should one day be eligible for release from prison, portraying him as a patriotic American and indulgent father who let his son put ranch dressing on chocolate chip pancakes.


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