Defense files motion in Eddie Gallagher case

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – There’s a new development in the case of Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher who is accused of allegedly killing an Islamic State group prisoner.

The defense filed a motion claiming unlawful use of authority and criminal misconduct on the part of Captain Matthew Rosenbloom, the Commodore of Naval Special Warfare Group 1.

Now the judge will review the motion, take arguments from the prosecution and set a hearing date to consider the allegations.

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