June 16, 2017 | 2:15 p.m. EDT Friday| For Immediate Release
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U.S. Army to Conduct Legal-motions Hearing June 21-22 In Sgt. Bergdahl Legal Case
What: The U.S. Army will conduct a military legal hearing June 21-22, 2017, Wednesday and Thursday, 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 and currently is scheduled for two days. Media will be escorted both mornings 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.
When: June 21, 2017 (Wednesday) – Registered news media may begin to arrive starting at 6:15 a.m. EDT and not later than 7 a.m. EDT June 21 for security in-processing. The open hearing will begin that morning, following a Media Operations Center brief update. Similar procedures will apply for the hearing’s second day, currently scheduled for June 22, Thursday.
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Notes and Registration Deadline: Media organizations and journalists should register by noon June 19, 2017, Monday, by completing the attached questionnaire and returning it to E-mails for: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
Media satellite trucks will be escorted after a security orientation at the Fort Bragg Fairgrounds parking area.