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Staff Sgt. Bales Pleads Guilty
SEATTLE (AP) — The Army staff sergeant charged with murdering 16 Afghan villagers during pre-dawn raids last year has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to avoid the death penalty.
John Henry Browne, an attorney for Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, tells The Associated Press that the Ohio native will ent…
State Senator’s Son Pleads Guilty to Sexual Child Abuse
A State Senator did not call authorities after his wife had reportedly discovered his teenage son sexually abusing a younger child.
The Seattle Times reports Brian Hatfield’s son pleaded guilty in Lewis County juvenile court this week to a series of charges related to child molestatio…