by James M. Branum - since 1995

Category: Military/GI Rights Law

MEDIA ADVISORY: Cliff Cornell to face court-martial

From: WHO: PFC Cliff Cornell, a native of Mountain Home, Arkansas, who was recently deported from Canada after having fled there to avoid the illegal war in Iraq WHAT: The U.S. Army has prosecuted PFC Cornell under a General Court-Martial. A hearing will be held to accept PCF Cornell’s guilty plea and to argue […]

A response to Rondi Adamson’s anti-war resister op-ed in the Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor: U.S. military deserters don’t deserve refugee status — They broke their contract. Even Canada gets that, by Rondi Adamson Also see Rondi Adamson’s blog I am disturbed beyond belief that the Monitor (an otherwise better than average national newspaper in the USA) has chosen to run such a ridiculously offensive op-ed smear […]

Horrific new statistics on the incidents of rape in the US military given in Congressional testimony

CNN: Sexual assault in military ‘jaw-dropping,’ lawmaker says (emphasis added in the quotes below is my own) WASHINGTON (CNN) — A congresswoman said Thursday that her “jaw dropped” when military doctors told her that four in 10 women at a veterans hospital reported being sexually assaulted while in the military. A government report indicates that […] © 2015 Frontier Theme