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Blog Posts in August, 2016

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  • Second Psychiatrist Requested in Bergdahl Case
    Second Psychiatrist Requested in Bergdahl Case

    Another motion has been filed by Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's defense team. This time, the lawyers are asking that they be granted their own forensic psychiatrist to level the playing field with the ...

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  • Bergdahl Defense Team Takes Issue With Defense Review
    Bergdahl Defense Team Takes Issue With Defense Review

    Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's defense team has asked that his February court-martial be canceled due to the actions of the head of the Army’s Forces Command. General Robert Abrams—who made the decision to put ...

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  • CAAF Rules on Marine's Bible Verse Case
    CAAF Rules on Marine's Bible Verse Case

    Last year, this blog reported on the case of Lance Corporal Monifa Sterling, a Marine who was court-maritaled on several charges stemming from conflicts between her and her superior officers. Of those ...

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  • New Propensity Decision Already Producing New Case Reviews
    New Propensity Decision Already Producing New Case Reviews

    Earlier this year, the United States Army Court of Criminal Appeals (CAAF) made an unexpected decision rejecting the use of Military Evidence Rule 413. That decision, which ruled against the use of ...

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  • CCA Extends Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege
    CCA Extends Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege

    In an unexpected decision, the United States Coast Guard Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) has provided an extension of the psychotherapist-patient privilege. In the court's published order, the ...

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