Accession Number:

ADA482271

Title:

USN/USMC Commander's Quick Reference Handbook for Legal Issues, 2007

Descriptive Note:

Reference book

Corporate Author:

NAVAL JUSTICE SCHOOL NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

176.0

Abstract:

This document contains 13 sections, with the 13th being Appendices. The sections are as follows 1 Military Justice 2 Nonjudicial Punishment 3 JAGMAN Investigations 4 Administrative Separations 5 Personnel Issues 6 Sexual Harassment, Fraternization Hazing 7 Correspondence Issues Freedom of Expression and Grievance Procedures 8 Interactions with Civilians 9 Outside CONUS 10 Legal Assistance 11 Family Relationship Issues 12 Ethics and 13 Appendices. Each section is further broken down by topics. Each topic begins with a list of relevant reference materials and instructions such as the Manual for Court-Martial RCM 303 and instructions. Each topic then contains a distillation of the legal high points such as the right of members being investigated for offenses to be consulted as to their right to a lawyer Miranda Rights and against self-incrimination. This slim volume is to serve as a quick reference for commanding officers as to the requirements of naval justice.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE