11 December 2015

Our Blog Has Moved!

As of 10 December 2015, the armycourtmartialdefense.info blog has moved to our new website.

The new blog will continue in our effort to provide helpful information to Soldiers facing administrative and court-martial actions.  I encourage you to visit the new blog and review the updated information on our site.

This blog will operate as our archive, but will not be updated further.  

10 July 2015

Army Dismisses Charges in HIV Case

The ArmyTimes reports that all charges against COL Jeffrey Pounding have been dismissed.  COL Pounding was, among other charges, accused of knowingly exposing a woman to HIV through unprotected sex.  The charges were dismissed based upon the advice of the Staff Judge Advocate due to newly discovered evidence in the case, and changes to military law based upon a recent appellate opinion.

09 July 2015

Interesting CAAF Jurisdiction Case

CAAF decided a very interesting jurisdiction case this month.  The Court held that the appellant was validly discharged on the effective date of his self-executing discharge orders.  As such, he was not subject to trial by court-martial.  The NIMJ Blog - CAAFLOG provides an excellent analysis of the opinion here.