Captain Carrie Wolf is an officer and
judge advocatein the United States Air Force.
Wolf, Major Robert Preston, and Captain John Carr were among the military lawyers assigned to prosecute the suspected terrorists held at the
Guantanamo Bay detention camp. These three later requested reassignments because they had concerns that the proceeding were rigged to ensure no acquittals.
On August 1, 2005, the Australian newspaper, "
The Age", published an article based on the leaked memos from Preston and Carr. On August 3, 2005 "The Age" published another article that said Wolf had shared the concerns of the other two officers, and had also requested a transfer.
Although Brigadier General
Thomas Hemingway, a legal advisor to the Office of Military Commissions, tried to dismiss the memos as based on simple misunderstandings, an official investigation was conducted. The Chief Prosecutor to whom the memos were addressed, Colonel Fred Borch, subsequently resigned from the military.
* [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200508/s1426797.htm Leaked emails claim Guantanamo trials rigged] ,
The Age, August 1, 2005
* [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200508/s1428749.htm Third prosecutor critical of Guantanamo trials] ,
The Age, August 3, 2005
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