August 21st, 2013
09:53 PM ET

Fort Hood shooter Nidal Hasan rests his case without calling witnesses

Major Nidal Hasan, who is defending himself against charges that he killed 13 people in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood nearly three years ago, chose not to call a single witness in his own defense.

Nidal Hasan rests case at Fort Hood massacre trial; calls no witnesses

The army psychiatrist has admitted he was the shooter but denies he did anything wrong, claiming the deadly rampage was "for the greater cause of helping my Muslim brothers."

If convicted, he faces the death penalty, which may be exactly what he wants.

OutFront: Ed Lavandera is at Fort Hood with the story.

Filed under: Fort Hood Shooting Rampage • Justice
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