Robert Chester is a military officer and lawyer. Chester is a Colonel in the United States Marine Corps.
Chester has recently been appointed to serve as President of the Guantanamo military commission faced by Omar Khadr.
On January 12, 2006 he admonished Khadr's prosecutor, Colonel Morris Davis, to show more respect to Khadr. He instructed him to start referring to Khadr as "Mr Khadr".
- ^ Army pathologist concedes errors in prisoner abuse case, Tao, October 14, 2004
- ^ U.S. prosecutor in Khadr case blasts sympathetic views of Canadian teen, CBC, January 10, 2006
- ^ U.S. prosecutor's comments on Khadr reviewed, Toronto Star, January 12, 2006