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  1. Searching for answers in former Mission Police Chief John Simmons' departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pitch

    ... chief in Fairway and Lansing, spent 22 years in the U.S. Army and retired in 2000 as provost marshal at Fort Leavenworth. In February, Prairie Village Post reported that Simmons had taken a job as law-enforcement and military-sales director at ...

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  2. Leaders at Fort Riley and other installations alarmed at effect of possible drawdownsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Manhattan Mercury

    Communities around Fort Leavenworth, Fort Riley and dozens of other Army installations across the country feel new pressure to lobby the Pentagon about why their particular base is especially critical to the U.S. Army.

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  3. Attorneys for Chelsea Manning promise fight if Pentagon doesna t grant treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    ... he had no knowledge of the lawsuit threat. Manning is being held at the maximum-security military prison at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas, among male inmates. Doctors have recommended a treatment regimen that includes hormones as well as accommodations ...

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  4. Civic leaders alarmed about possible Army cutsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Capital-Journal

    ... many of those uniforms could go away in the wake of an Army study that contemplates cutting personnel at Fort Leavenworth in half to meet budget cuts and sequestrations out of Washington. Civic leaders are alarmed at the effect that would have at an ...

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  5. Citadel launches leadership department, degreeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Post and Courier

    ... role' or 'I want to do better in a supervisory role.' " Army Maj. Brian Ellis III, who is stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., is among the first students to enroll in the initial leadership degree from the social science department, which is ...

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  6. Threat over Manning's genderRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Sunday Herald

    The American Civil Liberties Union and Manning's civilian lawyer David Coombs have told the US Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and officials including defence secretary Chuck Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if it is not confirmed by September 4 that the treatment will be provided for the army private.

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  7. Attorney: Manning not receiving hormone therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... and Manning's civilian attorney, David E. Coombs, on Tuesday notified the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth and several defense department officials, including Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if military officials do not confirm by ...

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  8. Wikileaks: Chelsea Manning planning lawsuit over lack of gender identity treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | IcNetwork

    ... Liberties Union and Manning's civilian lawyer, David Coombs, have told the US Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and officials including defence secretary Chuck Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if it is not confirmed by September ...

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  9. Manning 'not receiving gender help'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Independent.ie

    The American Civil Liberties Union and Manning's civilian lawyer, David Coombs, have told the US Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and officials including defence secretary Chuck Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if it is not confirmed by September 4 that the treatment will be provided for the army private.

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  10. Attorney: Manning not receiving hormone therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | MilitaryCity.com

    ... and Manning's civilian attorney, David E. Coombs, on Tuesday notified the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth and several defense department officials, including Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if military officials do not confirm by ...

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  11. In defense of my friend Major SliderRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Foreign Policy

    ... both a Purple Heart and the Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device. After command, Charles moved to Fort Leavenworth where he served as a general's aide, and graduated from the Command and General Staff College and the Advanced Military Studies ...

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  12. Army reports on potential Ft. Leavenworth cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | NBC Action News

    The U.S. Army is asking local residents to comment on a report that could influence cuts facing Fort Leavenworth in the near future.See more at The U.S. Army is working on a plan to reduce their staffing levels if they're forced to make budget ... (more)

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  13. Lawsuit says soldier kicked out of Army for being conservative ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Examiner.com

    ... my latest book, 'God Less America,'" Starnes said. "He probably would've been tossed into a prison cell at Fort Leavenworth." But the straw that broke the camel's back involved chicken breasts -- from Chick-fil-A. In honor of the repeal of "Don't ...

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  14. A letter from a major fired by the ArmyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Foreign Policy

    My name is Major Charles V. Slider III and I am currently stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

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  15. Todd StarnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Fox News

    ... caught reading my latest book, " God Less America ." He probably would've been tossed into a prison cell at Fort Leavenworth. But the incident that really seemed to set off the chain of events that led to his forced retirement happened in 2012 and ...

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  16. Wrong place, wrong time: US general's killing shows growing Afghan perilRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... a brilliant, brilliant guy," said Lawrence Levine, a US Army defence analyst who worked with Greene at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas in the mid-2000s. "This was a man who was working with Microsoft and commercial vendors, who gave his heart and soul to ...

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  17. Defense lawyers: How would Gitmo convict be executed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2011 | Stars and Stripes

    ... and "things don't really work very smoothly here." While there are U.S. troops on military Death Row at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., the military hasn't carried out an execution since 1961 when it hanged an Army private for rape and attempted murder of a ...

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  18. Primus SuppesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Hays Daily News

    ... Otis High School. He served in WWII after being drafted into the U.S. Army on March 23, 1942. He entered Fort Leavenworth and went to Fort Knox, Ky., where he was deployed overseas. He was a sargeant and tank commander of the Second Armored ...

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  19. Out of prison, Afghanistan vet works as ranch helperRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Marine Corps Times

    ... a half-decade behind bars. Instead, four months after being released from the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth for killing an unarmed Iraqi man, former Army 1st Lt. Behenna is trying to free himself from his past entanglements. On ...

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  20. Out of prison, Afghanistan vet works as ranch helperRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Army Times

    ... a half-decade behind bars. Instead, four months after being released from the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth for killing an unarmed Iraqi man, former Army 1st Lt. Behenna is trying to free himself from his past entanglements. On ...

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