Military Justice

Three Steps to Restore Fundamental Fairness to the military justice system

Three Steps to Restore Fundamental Fairness to the military justice system: 1. Remove Commanders authority from decision making in the legal system. 2. The number of panel members should be increased to 12 for all [...]

By |2016-08-21T23:35:11+00:00August 21st, 2016|Military Justice, Military News|Comments Off on Three Steps to Restore Fundamental Fairness to the military justice system

How the Air Force Failed MSgt Michael Silva

Lt Col (Ret) Craig M. Perry, "Never Leave an Airman Behind: How the Air Force Faltered and Failed in the Wake of the Lackland Sex Scandal" https://www.amazon.com/Never-Leave-Airman-Behind-Faltered/dp/1530633494/ “Thus begins Lt. Col. Perry’s analysis of the [...]

By |2016-08-21T22:18:04+00:00August 21st, 2016|Education, False Allegations, Military Investigations, Military Justice, Military News, Military Sexual Assault Prevention|Comments Off on How the Air Force Failed MSgt Michael Silva

The Real Expendables: Military Service Members Falsely Accused and Wrongfully Convicted

The Real Expendables: pictured left to right, MSG Alan S. Guardado, MSgt Michael Silva, MAJ Christian Martin, PO Darin Lopez, SPC Eric Lee Nordin The Real Expendables: Military Service Members Falsely Accused and [...]

By |2016-08-17T07:29:15+00:00August 17th, 2016|Education, False Allegations, Military Investigations, Military Justice, Military News, Save Our Heroes|Comments Off on The Real Expendables: Military Service Members Falsely Accused and Wrongfully Convicted

Update in the Falsely Accused and Wrongfully Convicted Case of Army Major Kit Martin. HE’S FREE!!!

Major Kit Martin Update in the Falsely Accused and Wrongfully Convicted Case of Army Major Kit Martin. HE’S FREE!!! “Late last month, U.S. Army Major Christian “Kit” Martin was released from custody after [...]

By |2016-08-16T06:40:49+00:00August 16th, 2016|False Allegations, Military Justice, Military News|Comments Off on Update in the Falsely Accused and Wrongfully Convicted Case of Army Major Kit Martin. HE’S FREE!!!

Captain Mark Schwartz, United States Air Force

Captain Mark Schwartz former Lackland prosecutor turned defense counsel, who previously as a prosecutor used false testimony and withheld evidence in a military case. Capt Schwartz is now serving as a defense counsel at Lackland [...]

By |2016-08-01T19:36:48+00:00August 1st, 2016|Education, Military Justice, Military News|Comments Off on Captain Mark Schwartz, United States Air Force

Heroes on Capitol Hill

“There’s nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer.” Lieutenant Colonel Jimmie Doolittle, 1942 Falsely Accused Military Service Members Share their Stories on Capitol Hill. U.S. Air Force Major Michael Turpiano, Technical Sergeant Aaron Allmon, [...]

By |2016-07-19T03:17:57+00:00July 19th, 2016|False Allegations, Military Justice, Military News, Military Sexual Assault Prevention|Comments Off on Heroes on Capitol Hill

Happy 1st exoneration anniversary, Major Eric Smith!

On July 17, 2015, the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals vacated Smith’s conviction and ordered a new trial. The decision did not mention the DNA test results, but held that Smith’s attorney failed to [...]

By |2016-07-18T01:59:53+00:00July 18th, 2016|Military Justice, Military News|Comments Off on Happy 1st exoneration anniversary, Major Eric Smith!

Recent UCMJ Changes Creating Exceedingly Precarious Situations

“Until new legislation corrects the imbalances recent changes to the UCMJ have created, Soldiers accused of sexual assault and related offenses will find themselves in an exceedingly precarious situation. Once accused, the wheels of justice [...]

By |2016-07-15T19:19:16+00:00July 15th, 2016|Military Justice|Comments Off on Recent UCMJ Changes Creating Exceedingly Precarious Situations