Monthly Archives: April 2016

Legal Myths Saga…DNA evidence is infallible

Legal Myths Saga…DNA evidence is infallible. “This is true to a point. DNA comparison, when properly conducted by an honest, trained professional will invariably reach the correct result. But the integrity of the result depends [...]

By |2016-04-15T12:06:02+00:00April 15th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Legal Myths Saga…DNA evidence is infallible

Major Steven J. Smart, Air Force JAG sends a message of injustice

“Commanders need to say to subordinates, “I have zero tolerance for drug abuse/discrimination/hazing/ sex assault/etc” and back up their words with action. Commanders sending cases to criminal trial reinforces the message.” (Major Steven J. Smart, [...]

By |2016-04-14T06:52:23+00:00April 14th, 2016|Military Justice|Comments Off on Major Steven J. Smart, Air Force JAG sends a message of injustice

The Case of CDR Benjamin Strickland

A different time, but the same corruption... Such was the case of CDR Ben Strickland, a military man who was punished for helping a victim of sexual assault. CDR Strickland was a highly decorated officer [...]

By |2016-04-05T10:34:52+00:00April 5th, 2016|False Allegations, Military Justice|Comments Off on The Case of CDR Benjamin Strickland

The Military has too Many Jackie Coakley Stories

In November of 2014, Rolling Stone’s published its infamous “A Rape on Campus” article, penned by Sabrina Erdely. The article described a brutal account of a violent gang rape by the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity [...]

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