U.S. Army Forces Command's Gen. Robert Abrams burned evidence in the case for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl - a revelation discovered in an interview with the defense lawyers earlier this week, pushing the lawyers to file a motion to disqualify Abrams.
"Gen. Abrams' inexcusable and baffling conduct plainly disqualifies him from serving as a (convening authority) and requires that the referral be vacated so some officer who will take the time to read defense submissions and not destroy evidence can function on Lt. Col. (Mark) Visger's measured report," according to the motion filed by the defense on Friday.
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