Military Crimes

In this post, I discuss military crimes as a distinct system of criminal law and the general structure of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. 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 Read more…

The Court-Martial Process

In this post, I discuss the entire court-martial process, from preliminary investigation, through the trial, all the way to sentencing. 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 Read more…