Several eyewitnesses directly contradict the US government's two primary charges against "The Nisour Four." First, they prove that these wrongly accused military veterans faced major enemy fire in the battle at Nisour Square. Second, they show that the US government's star witness - Jimmy Watson - was a major catalyst in the debacle. In fact, the incident originated with a rogue decision by Watson to disobey a direct order to stand down. Instead, he commanded his men directly into the eye of the storm. And Watson's disobedience on the battlefield would soon lead to dishonesty about what really happened that day in Nisour Square
“If you can learn a simple trick, Scout, you’ll get along a lot better with all kinds of folks. You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”
Atticus Finch explaining due process to his daughter Scout in Harper Lee's classic novel,
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
1. Always presume people are innocent until proven guilty.
2. Never be afraid to champion an unpopular cause to achieve justice.
3. Nothing is more courageous than challenging the rich and powerful to defend an innocent person.