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Fort Bragg Officials Set Date For Reservist Accused Of Iraqi Abuse

Posted June 9, 2004 10:51 a.m. EDT

— Fort Bragg officials set a date for a hearing making international headlines.

The Army will hold Pvt. Lynndie England's Article 32 proceeding on June 22. England is the reservist accused of abusing Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison.

Article 32 hearings are similar to civilian grand juries. Prosecutors must show they have enough evidence to move forward with the case.