Manning to hear sentence on Wednesday


Today, Army Col. Denise Lind postponed announcing the sentence for Pfc. Bradley Manning’s until Wednesday, at 10 a.m. (WJLA) The charges against Manning carry penalties that could imprison him for as much as 90 years. Government prosecutors have asked the judge to impose a sentence of 60 years.

Per an earlier decision by Lind, any sentence Manning receives will be reduced by 112 days as compensation for the harsh treatment he received while jailed (Reuters).