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Criminal Investigations – Pulling Back the Curtain (Pt. 1)

This is the first blog of the series entitled “Pulling Back the Curtain.”  The goal of this post is to provide some education and insight into the gears that make the military justice system churn.  Hopefully, it will provide you with enough information to allow you to make some educated decisions and ask some educated [...]

By |2020-02-28T08:22:30-05:00March 3rd, 2019|Criminal Investigation, Military Crimes, Miranda Warning|Comments Off on Criminal Investigations – Pulling Back the Curtain (Pt. 1)

The Court-Martial from a Bird’s Eye View

There are four levels or types of courts-martial:  Summary, Special, BCD Special, and General.  Each type differs with regard to the maximum punishment that can be adjudged, and with regard to the person who is authorized to send your case to that type of court-martial.  This blog post is intended to give you just a [...]

By |2020-02-28T08:04:39-05:00February 2nd, 2019|Courts-Martial, Criminal Investigation, Military Crimes|Comments Off on The Court-Martial from a Bird’s Eye View

If Brett Kavanaugh were a Soldier: The Preferral of Court-Martial Charges

Over the past several weeks, it has been impossible to look at one’s news feed without seeing something about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.  This, of course, has resulted in fiercely defended opinions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, you name it.  While I was very familiar with the #MeToo movement, I recently saw a #HimToo movement [...]

By |2020-02-28T08:20:27-05:00January 2nd, 2019|Courts-Martial, Military Crimes, Sex Crimes|Comments Off on If Brett Kavanaugh were a Soldier: The Preferral of Court-Martial Charges