influence the action of a court-martial
or any other military
tried at a court-martial
for offenses not specifically covered through
The decision was taken even though the Army Act permits members of one court-martial
to try the same accused at a second tribunal ''on charges of a different nature.''
(The field officer court technically replaced regimental and garrison courts-martial, but regimental courts remained in use well after promulgation of the relevant legislation.) With identical jurisdiction as a regimental court-martial
, the field officer court was to forward more serious cases to a general court-martial
4 announcement, said Sara Rich, Swift's mother, and Keith Scherer, her attorney, was communication with prosecutors about ways to avoid the court-martial
, which is a public process open to the media.
(22) He was tried by a general court-martial
for conspiring with several soldiers to steal 36,000 batteries from an Army warehouse and for carrying out that plan.
Army deserter Charles Jenkins will be court-martialed
at the Army's Camp Zama near Tokyo on Wednesday, with some experts expecting a sentence to be passed within the day.
judgments can be appealed both on matters of facts and law, and they fall under the appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.
Acting on a recommendation by three admirals who sat on the bench of the Navy Court of Inquiry, Fargo decided not to court-martial
'A trial by court-martial
, governed by the procedure laid down in the Army Act 1955, did not constitute a fair hearing by an independent tribunal, as guaranteed by Article 6.1 of the European Convention on Human Rights (which) provides: "In the determination of .
However, Saragosa's attorney, Kirk Cashmere, suggests that Saragosa was the victim of a double standard, pointing to the case of a female officer charged with having sexual relations with an enlisted man who was allowed to leave the Air Force without being threatened with a court-martial
started last week and proceedings are being presided over by a Commodore-rank officer of the Navy, they said.