From Murder Conviction to Mistrial in Case of Blackwater Guard’s 2007 Shooting of Iraqi Civilians

After 18 days of deliberation, on Wednesday the retrial of former Blackwater Security guard Nicholas Slatten for a 2007 shooting which killed 14 Iraqi civilians in a traffic circle ended in a mistrial as jurors declared they came to an impasse. Slatten was originally convicted of murder for the shooting and sentenced to life in … Continue reading From Murder Conviction to Mistrial in Case of Blackwater Guard’s 2007 Shooting of Iraqi Civilians