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Bowe Bergdahl is getting another chance to argue Trump’s comments screwed with his trial
Pvt. Bowe Berghdal has been granted a review of his case to determine if tweets and comments made by President Donald Trump irrevocably tainted his original trial and therefore constitute grounds for his sentence to be dismissed
Army rejects Bowe Bergdahl’s appeal accusing Trump of unlawful command influence
An Army appeals court has rejected Bowe Bergdahl's claim that President Trump's public description of him as "a no-good traitor who should have been executed" and other comments on the disgraced soldier's case constituted unlawful command influence (UCI)
Bowe Bergdahl Seeking New Trial or Clemency Due to Trump Comments
President Donald Trump's comments that Bergdahl should be killed rise to the level of "apparent" unlawful command influence, said Bergdahl's attorney Eugene Fidell, a military law expert and a Yale University lecturer.
Judge rules Navy SEAL war crimes trial will proceed despite allegations of unlawful command influence
Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward R. Gallagher is facing charges that he killed a wounded teenage ISIS fighter brought to the SEAL's Mosul, Iraq compound for medical treatment in 2017.
More Sexual Assaults Are Reported In The Military, But Fewer Cases Are Going To Trial
More cases of military sexual assault are being reported, but fewer are being referred to courts-martial because commanders are increasingly...
Did Mattis Fire A Guantanamo War Court Overseer For Getting Soft On The 9/11 And USS Cole Cases?
The overseer of the Guantanamo war court who was fired without explanation told the 9/11 trial judge in an affidavit...
Court Overturns Conviction Of Marine Scout Sniper Who Urinated On Taliban Corpses In Infamous Video
Editor’s Note: This article by Hope Hodge Seck originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and...
Top Navy Lawyer’s Unlawful Influence May Have Sent An Innocent SEAL To Prison
The Navy’s top lawyer, Vice Adm. James W. Crawford III, engaged in unlawful command influence two years ago, possibly sending...
Did Trump Just Accidentally Ruin The Case Against Bowe Bergdahl?
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was set for sentencing on Oct. 23 after pleading guilty last week to abandoning his combat...