The perils of drawing-out (what should have been) swift justice have hit home. Real estate agent Raechel Richards is now fighting for her husband’s name. SGT Robert Richards, a sniper team leader with 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines, out of Camp Lejeune is one of the Marines accused of urinating on some fallen Taliban fighters:
Right there, he should’ve been punished, rather than turning this into an international incident. Half-a-month’s pay, a month’s pay or something more serious. But it should have been swift. This is utterly ridiculous. . .