FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A pretrial hearing for an Army private accused of leaking a trove of classified materials has been postponed because of Hurricane Sandy.
Pfc. Bradley Manning had been scheduled to appear this week in a military courtroom in Fort Meade, Md., for a motions hearing.READ MORE: Baltimore Police Seek Missing 38-Year-Old Robin Muscolino
But the military says the hearing has now been moved to Nov. 7-8 because of the expected damage and problems caused by the storm.READ MORE: Tony Evans Jr. Charged With Allegedly Shooting, Wounding Woman In August, Baltimore Police Say
Manning is charged with aiding the enemy, an offense punishable by life in prison, for allegedly sending hundreds of thousands of classified war logs and diplomatic cables to WikiLeaks while serving as an intelligence analyst in Iraq.MORE NEWS: Two Shot In Separate Baltimore Shootings Saturday, Including Boy, 14
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