At the sentencing hearing, Nance reduced Bergdahl's rank to private and required him to forfeit $1,000 a month of his pay for 10 months.
The former Taliban hostage faced up to life in prison after pleading guilty to desertion and misbehavior in front of the enemy.
"Sgt. Bergdahl has looked forward to today for a long time", Eugene Fidell, Bergdahl's civilian attorney, said at a news conference.
During his successful campaign for the presidency previous year, Republican Donald Trump called Bergdahl "a no-good traitor who should have been executed".
Military judge Jeffery Nance rejected the request, maintaining he had not been influenced by the comments of the man who became commander in chief but that he would consider Trump's statements "as mitigation evidence" (paywall) in sentencing. He spent five years as a captive of the Taliban and also suffered from mental illnesses. They cited soldiers who were injured when they searched for Bergdahl.
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According to Mr Fidell, that forms "an extremely strong basis for dismissal of the case".
Nance's Friday sentence will be reviewed by Gen. Robert B. Abrams, who convened the court-martial, with the possibility of lessening the punishment but not increasing it.
For work, Bergdahl already has a job offer from an animal sanctuary, and a military official who helps design survival training says he would like to use Bergdahl as a part of lectures to service members on how to survive captivity.
Earlier this year, the defence argued Mr Trump's public criticism of Bergdahl meant it wouldn't be possible for him to have a fair trial.
Gunman opens fire in Walmart; 3 dead
Guadalupe Perez was inside the store with her young son when she heard what she thought was a balloon popping. If you would like to talk to someone about the shooting, Colorado Crisis Services is available 24/7.
Events enclosing the deaths were unclear, and officials did not issue any report about the nature of the wounds Cox nurtured. Prior to joining the Rockford PD, Cox served as part of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, CBS Chicago reported.
Taylor Swift's new album, Reputation , has already set hearts on fire with numbers like Look What You Made Me Do and Gorgeous . It's clearly a love song about her boyfriend of one year, Joe Alwyn , but the words run deeper than that.
On Thursday you can get a flu shot in about the same time you could get a burger at a fast food place. She adds: "People have been getting flu shots for many years and I don't think there's a correlation".
Head coach Ravi Shastri also wished Kohli on Twitter and wished another fabulous year for the right-handed batsman. For India, the only other bowler to find success was Mohammad Siraj who picked up the wickets of Kane Williamson.
Update: Bloomberg's sources say Broadcom could offer Qualcomm about $70 per share in cash and stock within the next few days. At issue are the licensing fees that Qualcomm charges for patents that cover the basics of how mobile phone systems work.
President Trump acknowledged the attack on Twitter, describing the perpetrator as a "sick" individual. According to witnesses the suspect screamed 'Allahu Akbar, ' law enforcement sources informed CNN.
Destroying their opponent's deck completely, it will be interesting to see just which cards they get to replace them. Blizzard also stated that this new expansion will add one legendary weapon for every one of the game's nine classes.
It may be recalled that a case of defamation for hurting religious sentiments has been filed against Kamal Haasan in Varanasi. Referring to the statement made by Haasan on Thursday in a column in a weekly magazine, Mahasabha leader Pt.
He is believed to be in Belgium, where he and some aides fled after the Spanish government removed them from office a week ago. The separatist majority of Catalonia's Parliament voted in favor of a declaration of independence on October 27.
Despite adding jobs, Canada's unemployment rate increased to 6.3 per cent, up from 6.2 per cent in September. Toronto's unemployment rate fell from 6.1 per cent in September to 5.8 per cent in October.
Papa John's already has a strong association with the league, so we have scaled back the use of NFL marks in certain areas. He cited the wave of protests in 2012 against Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy's opposition to same-sex marriage .
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Do you smell blood with the way the Cavs are playing right now? "It wasn't like we were just out there [trying to lose]". The Raps shot 53.5 percent from the field on the road against one of the best defensive teams in the league.
Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes in anti-corruption sweep
In addition to locking down bank accounts, the Saudi government said it will seize any property linked to corruption charges. Saudi officials described Saturday's arrests as the result of an investigation by a newly created anti-corruption committee.
ISIS Claims Responsibility for NYC Truck Attack
The plan was carried out on Halloween because he believed there would be more people on the street, investigators said. The charges included providing material support to ISIS, violence and destruction of motor vehicles said Joon H.
No. 7 Penn State falls to No
The sophomore finished with 400 passing yards in the Spartans' biggest win of the season so far. He's led the Spartans to a 6-2 record, bowl eligible, and led the team in a win over MI .
Army Deserter Bowe Bergdahl Will Not Serve Prison Time
Bergdahl, now 31, was captured by the Taliban and spent almost five years under brutal captivity by the insurgent group. At the time of Bergdahl's release, Obama said the US does not leave its service members on the battlefield.