Soldier on Soldier Attacks Fast Facts
CNN — Here is some background information about recent soldier on soldier attacks in the U.S. military.
Fort Hood Shooting: November 5, 2009 - The deadliest soldier on soldier attack in recent U.S. military history takes place at Fort Hood military base in Texas. Army psychiatrist Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan allegedly kills 13 people and injures 32 more during a shooting rampage.
November 12, 2009 - Hasan is charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder.
December 2, 2009 - Hasan is charged with 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder.
July 6, 2011 - Hasan is referred to a general court-martial, after his Article 32 hearing was held in October and November of 2010.
July 20, 2011 - Hasan is arraigned.
June 8, 2012 - Col. Gregory Gross reschedules Major Hasan's hearing. The decision is made by the judge after Hasan shows up in court with a beard, which is in violation of military regulation.
August 17, 2012 - A military appeals court halts the murder case against Maj. Nidal Hasan indefinitely, to determine whether the Army can forcibly shave Hasan's beard during trial.
October 18, 2012 - A military appeals court decides that Hasan can be forcibly shaved, despite his assertion that his religion requires he wear a beard.
November 19, 2012 - The government is appealing to a military appeals court to deny Hasan's request to keep his beard and to reject the defense motion to remove Col. Gregory Gross as the judge overseeing the court martial proceedings.
December 3, 2012 - A military appeals court removes Col. Gregory Gross as the judge in Maj. Nidal Hasan's court-martial, saying he is biased. The ruling makes the judge's order for Hasan's beard to be shaved invalid.
December 4, 2012 - Col. Tara Osborn is appointed as the new judge in Hasan's case.
June 3, 2013 - Col. Tara Osborn rules that Hasan is physically fit to represent himself during his court-martial. Hasan was shot and paralyzed from the chest down on the day of the massacre in which he is accused of killing 13 people. He can only sit for limited periods of time.
August 6, 2013 - Hasan's court-martial begins. During opening statements, Hasan declares, "The evidence will clearly show that I am the shooter."
August 23, 2013 - A military jury convicts Hasan of 13 counts of murder and 32 counts of attempted murder in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, making it possible for the death penalty to be considered as a punishment.
Timeline of Other Recent Soldier on Soldier Attacks: October 27, 1995 - Sgt. William Kreutzer, using a sniper rifle, kills one soldier and injures 18 others at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. He is sentenced to death but it is later commuted to a life sentence on appeal because of questions about his sanity.
March 5, 1996 - Marine Sgt. Jessie A. Quintanilla shoots and kills his executive officer, Lt. Col. Daniel W. Kidd, then shoots and seriously wounds his commanding officer, Lt. Col. Thomas A. Heffner, at Camp Pendleton in California. He is convicted and sentenced to death. His death sentence is later reduced to life in prison.
March 23, 2003 - Army Sgt. Hasan Akbar of the 101st Airborne Division tosses grenades into officers' tents at Camp Pennsylvania in Kuwait, during the first days of the Iraq War. Two officers are killed and 14 other soldiers are wounded. In May 2005, he is convicted and sentenced to death.
September 14, 2008 - Sgt. Joseph Bozicevich shoots and kills Staff Sgt. Darris Dawson and Sgt. Wesley Durbin at Jurf at Sahkr, Iraq - a joint U.S.-Iraqi patrol base south of Baghdad. After being found guilty of two counts of murder, Bozicevich is sentenced in August 2011 to life without parole.
May 11, 2009 - Sgt. John M. Russell shoots and kills five people at a Camp Liberty in Baghdad, Iraq.
September 24, 2010 - Spc. Neftaly Platero shoots two fellow soldiers serving in Iraq, Spc. John Carrillo Jr. and Pfc. Gebrah P. Noonan, and wounds a third during a verbal altercation. He is charged with premeditated murder.
June 13, 2012 - Spc. Neftaly Platero is convicted of the murders of Spc. John Carrillo Jr. and Pfc. Gebrah P. Noonan and sentenced to life in prison.
April 22, 2013 - Sgt. John Russell pleads guilty to killing five fellow service members in Iraq in May 2009, in exchange for prosecutors dropping the death penalty. He is sentenced to life in prison in May 2013.
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