U.S. Army to Conduct Legal-motions Hearing Aug. 8, 2017, Friday, In Sgt. Bergdahl Legal Case

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Media Advisory
U.S. Army Forces Command
Directorate of Public Affairs
4700 Knox Street
Fort Bragg, N.C. 28310

Aug 2, 2017 | 1 p.m. EDT Friday| For Immediate Release

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U.S. Army to Conduct Legal-motions Hearing Aug. 8 in Sgt. Bergdahl Legal Case

What: The U.S. Army will conduct a military legal hearing Aug. 8, 2017, Tuesday, on Fort Bragg, N.C., in the case of United States vs. Sgt. Robert B. Bergdahl.

Where: The legal-motions hearing will take place in the Fort Bragg Courtroom on post. Media will be escorted from the post’s Fort Bragg Fairgrounds on Bragg Boulevard, Highway 87 North – the entrance gate on the opposite side of Bragg Boulevard across from the Stryker Golf Course, near Howell Street.2017

When: Aug. 8, 2017 (Tuesday) – Registered news media may begin to arrive starting at 6:15 a.m. EDT and not later than 7 a.m. EDT Aug. 8 for security in-processing. The open hearing will begin later that morning, following a Media Operations Center brief update.

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Notes and Registration Deadline: Media organizations and journalists should register by noon Aug. 4, 2017, Friday, by completing the attached questionnaire and returning it to E-mails for: john.p.boyce2.civ@mail.mil and james.e.hinnant.civ@mail.mil

Media satellite trucks will be escorted after a security orientation at the Fort Bragg Fairgrounds parking area.

News media or the public with questions regarding attending, may contact Forces Command Public Affairs at (910) 570-7200 or E-mail john.p.boyce2.civ@mail.mil or james.e.hinnant.civ@mail.mil.

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