“MAJ Christian Martin’s General Court Martial has been officially delayed by the military judge as of today. It has not been re-docketed so there is no new date to report at this time,” wrote Army LTC Chevelle Thomas in an email message I received at 3:22 p.m. Central today.
The breaking news from Colonel Thomas, a public affairs officer at Fort Campbell, Ky., comes barely four hours after she provided very brief answers to four questions I had asked Monday regarding the upcoming military trial of Maj. Christian “Kit” Martin, a man about whom I’ve written dozens of articles during the past four months.
Does this mean the “wheels of justice” might finally be rolling in Major Martin’s direction? Only time will tell.
In case you missed them, I shared two other pieces about this case earlier today:
Stay tuned for updates!
UPDATE 11/24/2015 at 4:45 p.m. Central: I gave WKDZ radio reporter Alan Watts an interview earlier today, and here is the end result: link to interview.
UPDATE 11/25/2015 at 6:15 a.m. Central: Fox 17 TV in Nashville is on the story with this article published last night. Will post video as soon as I can locate it.
UPDATE 12/7/2015 at 8:16 a.m. Central: A military judge continued the military trial date for Army Maj. Christian “Kit” Martin to sometime in March 2016, though no specific date has been set.
UPDATE 12/10/2015 at 11:11 a.m. Central: I’ve learned that Major Martin’s military trial date is set for March 14-18, 2016.
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