The latest news about David Coombs, the U.S. miitary defense counsel. David Coombs has represented Chelsea Manning, formerly Bradley Manning, since 2010 in her case regarding WikiLeaks and the unauthorized release of thousands of government records. Chelsea Manning was convicted of violations of the Espionage Act, dishonorably discharged, and sentenced to 35 years of confinement. She remains a controversial figure, with some viewing her as a whistleblower and hero, while others argue that her act was traiterous. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.