What is the Brandon Act and How Can it Help Military Members?

Have you heard of the Brandon Act? This legislation “modifies the regulatory requirement for the referral of a member of the Armed Forces for a mental health evaluation. It requires that commanding officers or supervisors make referrals as soon as practicable and that the referral process protect the confidentiality of the member.” The Brandon Act … Read more

Court-Martial Convictions: How an Amendment Would Require Unanimous Jury Verdicts

Are you familiar with the civilian judicial process? Once you enter the military, you have to throw out most of what you know. After all, the military operates under its own set of rules and guidelines, making it unique from civilian courts. However, a pivotal change currently being discussed may soon align the military justice … Read more