Tag Archives: Military Law

Afghanistan-Pakistan Hands

Lt. Stephen A. Murray and Air Force Lt. Col. Robert Chatham, Judge Advocate General Corps, are pictured with Senators John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.). The Senators visited International Security Assistance Force Headquarters (ISAF HQ) in Kabul, Afghanistan, on independence Day to conduct reenlistment, promotion, and award ceremonies. Murray is an Afghanistan-Pakistan (AFPAK) Hand from Naval District Washington. He serves in …

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Navy Creates Victims’ Legal Counsel

From Defense Media Activity-Navy FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (NNS) — The Navy announced the establishment of the Navy’s newest Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) initiative, the Victims’ Legal Counsel (VLC) Program, which will provide legal advice and advocacy for eligible victims of sexual assault. The Victims’ Legal Counsel will help victims understand the investigation and military justice process, …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Eric Nelson

View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Eric Nelson, an attorney in the Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps. The U.S. Navy is unique among the services in its ability to project power in all domains: on land, at sea, and in the air. As a Navy judge advocate, you will experience the most …

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Naval Justice School Innovative Training Prepares Legal Professionals for the Fleet

By Bob Krekorian, Naval Station Newport Public Affairs NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — The Naval Justice School (NJS) provides innovative legal training to its students by creating a more operational context to the daily legal issues that are important to commanding officers, to the Warfighters and their families, and to the Navy’s world-wide mission at sea and ashore. NJS, located in …

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