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  • How to Avoid the Minefields of Military Justice – Issue 2 – Alcohol – Have a Plan
    How to Avoid the Minefields of Military Justice – Issue 2 – Alcohol – Have a Plan

    Alcohol – Have a Plan Alcohol seems to be the root of all evils in the military. Is it though? I don’t know. There are always those individuals who just can’t handle their liquor. Alcohol permeates ...

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  • Uniform Code of Military Justice Updates, Effective January 1st, 2019
    Uniform Code of Military Justice Updates, Effective January 1st, 2019

    With the enactment of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a series of Uniform Code of Military Justice ( UCMJ ) updates have been implemented on January 1 st , 2019. The late John ...

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  • CAAF Decision Gives CCA Power to Disapprove Mandatory Minimum Punitive Discharge
    CAAF Decision Gives CCA Power to Disapprove Mandatory Minimum Punitive Discharge

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF) has presented its decision for United States v Kelly . The CAAF’s opinion has held that a Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) has the legal ...

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  • Air Force CCA Decision May Forbid Use of Old Prescription Medication
    Air Force CCA Decision May Forbid Use of Old Prescription Medication

    The Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) has recently overruled a decision in United States v. Lancaster that removed punishment from using prescription drugs for any purpose other than the ...

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  • 4th Amendment Violation causes Reversal of US v. Darnell
    4th Amendment Violation causes Reversal of US v. Darnell

    The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF) has reversed the ruling of the Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) that originally upheld a conviction in United States v. Darnall . The ...

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  • Conflicts of Interests in U.S. v. Hale Cause Conviction Reversal
    Conflicts of Interests in U.S. v. Hale Cause Conviction Reversal

    The Navy-Marine Corps Criminal Court of Appeals (NMCCA) has reversed multiple serious crime convictions, including rape and kidnapping, following a thorough review of United States v. Hale . The ...

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