Military Crimes

Photo by Tommy Japan is licensed under CC 2.0. The United States military has its own military justice system with its own unique criminal code. In this post, I will provide a very broad overview of military crimes as provided in the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), including the theories of liability for military Read more…

The Court-Martial Process

Photo by The National Guard is licensed under CC 2.0.  The court-martial process is governed by stringent rules that must be carefully followed. Processes are in place to ensure that the rights of the accused are properly protected, and so failure to adhere to these safeguards can have significant adverse consequences. Beginning the Court-Martial Read more…