Mother fights Army over son’s death (AP)

This undated photo released by the McDonald family shows Sgt. James W. McDonald. The Army says McDonald suffered a severe head wound in Iraq in a bomb blast but what caused his death six months later was undetermined, which keeps him off the casualty list. The family of McDonald, 26, of Neenah, Wis., has asked Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., for help in getting more answers. (AP Photo/courtesy of the McDonald family)AP – Joan McDonald believes her son was a casualty of the war in Iraq, but the Army says that while he did suffer a severe head wound in a bomb blast, the cause of his death is undetermined, keeping him off the casualty list.