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I was supposed to receive a general discharge from the military, but my CO never sent my paperwork up and now im facing a dishonorable discharge. Is there anything i can do to recieve the innitial discharge?
The ground cause damage to them. These items were two video game disc. One being an older game that had great sentimental value to me and the other an newer more expensive one. When I brought it up to my commander he made it seem like my fault. After I expressed my disagreement he told me that the... Read more »
If you can prove it with solid evidence, you may be able to get the Board for Correction of Military Records to put them straight. This is important if the current records affect your employment or benefits.
There are quite a number of cases going on to do with on-line activity such as this. Whether he ultimately gets in trouble or not, it's not healthy for your relationship and his commanders may not look at him as a good Soldier/ so it might affect his career.
A friend of mine, and I started a company. As I am in the Army, he is doing most of the work, and I am doing my best based on the time I have, and mostly online related stuff. Our company would be hitting it's first million dollars soon (hopefully in a few months), and I would love to fully be... Read more »
No. You do not have the kind of reason that would warrant an early termination of your contract. Early outs are for hardship, or as another example to go to school if you are within a few months of your EAS.
I recieved a feild grade article 15 which took one grade from me E6 to E5 and was filled in my ompf restricted file for an infraction which I provided documents proving I did not commit the crime. I was sentenced to a seperation board on Dec. 6 which I won and recieved Retention due to lack of... Read more »
My best friend was recently discharged from the Marines because he said he was a drug addict. He got a other than honorable with a RE4B (He told me it means he cant reenlist). However, he recently confessed and told me that he lied about taking drugs so he can leave to be with his fiancee. However,... Read more »
What advice do you have for me. I'm stationed in a state that is legal for marijuana to purchased and utilized as long as you have a medical card for it. I don't know how else you can prove that I'm innocent of this type of conduct without bringing my husband's relatives in it. I have never had a... Read more »
The issue of testing positive due to being around those who smoke marijuana has been studied extensively. There is no credible research to support the idea that a person can test positive from being around family members who smoke marijuana. This has been tried and litigated in courts-martial...Read more »
Where you retired, and got a DD214 with an HD. If so, the only way that normally you lose retirement is if you are recalled to active duty for the purpose of prosecution at court-martial for conduct which happened while you were on active duty.
Currently incarcerated on "parole" without a court order under the military Mandatory Supervised Release Program. Pursuing relief via Habeas Corpus, but am having to go in forma pauperis / pro se. Let me know if you are interested, even academically.
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