Petition to serve Bradley Manning’s jail time has hundreds of signers in hours

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campaign was created by Charlotte Scot to tell the Convening Authority in the prosecution of Bradley Manning, Major General Jeffrey S. Buchanan, that thousands would openly volunteer to serve part of Bradley Manning’s sentence. The petition, created on Thursday, has gained hundreds of signatures in just hours. Manning’s sentencing began on Wednesday and the whistleblower is facing 136 years. Manning was found guilty of 20 out of 22 charges earlier in the week, although he was found not guilty of aiding the enemy.

Manning’s supporters stated:

We will tell to Major General Buchanan how many have signed up to serve part of Manning’s sentence so he knows that people feel strongly about the important role Manning has played for the people of the United States. By showing the American people how our country has fought the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, conducted military activities and drone strikes in…

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