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Wednesday, March 23, 2005
Bill would clear officer charged with shooting Iraqis
Marine Corps Times - News - More News: "The North Carolina congressman who represents Camp Lejeune introduced legislation that would dismiss all charges against 2nd Lt. Ilario G. Pantano, the Marine who allegedly wrongfully shot two Iraqis while deployed to Iraq a year ago."
"Pantano is charged with premeditated murder and other violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. He has been transferred to the 6th Marine Regiment as he awaits an Article 32 hearing on the charges in April."