Nightly News   |  August 14, 2013

Manning: ‘I’m sorry I hurt people’

Private Bradley Manning apologizes at his court martial hearing after being convicted of giving state secrets to WikiLeaks.  NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> private first class bradley manning said today he was wrong, wrong and sorry, for leaking 700,000 secret government documents to the wikileaks web site . the apology came during the sentencing phase of manning's court-martial. he faces 90 years in prison for espionage and other charges. manning said he was dealing with a lot of issues at the time and a military psychiatrist testified that he was considering whether he wanted to become a woman. manning said he was responsible for what he did and must pay the price.