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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Cmdr. Michael Maffei

My JAG Corps Story: View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Cmdr. Michael Maffei, an attorney in the Navy JAG Corps Reserve. The Navy Reserve JAG Corps currently has more than 400 lawyers practicing in the fields of military justice, international and operational law, legal assistance, admiralty, and other specialized areas. They serve …

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NLSC Junior Officer of the Quarter and Sailor of the Quarter

The following message was released by Deputy Judge Advocate General of the Navy Rear Adm. John G. Hannink. It is my distinct pleasure to recognize outstanding judge advocates and Legalmen for professional excellence and dedication to service. The following individuals have been selected as the Naval Legal Service Command Junior Officer of the Quarter and Sailor of the Quarter for …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Andrea Liou

My JAG Corps Story: View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Andrea Liou, an attorney in the Navy JAG 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 …

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RLSO NDW Welcomes Vietnam War Era Veterans on Honor Flight

By Lt. j.g. Ryan Kennedy, Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington Judge advocates from Region Legal Service Office Naval District Washington (RLSO NDW) welcomed nearly ninety Vietnam War and Vietnam War-era veterans on their Honor Flight visit to Washington D.C. on September 21, 2015. Eighty-eight veterans who served during the Vietnam War visited the nation’s capital as part of …

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Marine Corps Birthday

This year is the 240th Marine Corps Birthday. “Reflect on our history, remember those who have sacrificed and reaffirm your commitment to the strengthening of our Corps.” — 37th Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert B. Neller  

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Why US FON Operations in the South China Sea Make Sense

The U.S. Navy’s Freedom of Navigation Program is an important expression of international law. By Cmdr. Jonathan G. Odom The U.S. Freedom of Navigation (FON) Program has recently drawn significant attention in the United States and the international community. During this period of focused attention, some observers have questioned the legality of U.S. FONOPs. This author has previously outlined the legality and legitimacy of …

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My JAG Corps Story – Lt. Cmdr. Sara De Groot

My JAG Corps Story: View Navy JAG Corps videos showcasing the diverse work of enlisted Sailors, officers, and civilians. Meet Lt. Cmdr. Sara De Groot, an attorney in the Navy JAG 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 …

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