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‘Dog Company’ more evidence showing Trump should review war cases in military courts

Pt. 2 of 2   The bestseller Dog Company: A True Story of American Soldiers Abandoned by Their High Command is another in a long string of reminders it’s time for President Donald Trump to correct mistakes. Those mistakes date … Continue reading

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Military injustice: Bestselling ‘Dog Company’ a riveting book deserving a film

Pt. 1 of 2 Advocacy for members of the US military has long been part of my activism, and after reading the best-seller Dog Company: A True Story of American Soldiers Abandoned by Their High Command, I am as appalled … Continue reading

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Railroaded soldier turns to Congress after unjust trial; Lorance is not alone

Former 1LT Clint Lorance, serving a long sentence in military prison after being railroaded by the government of the country he served, is putting his time to good use. Lorance hopes to spur reform in the Uniform Code of Military … Continue reading

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Shocking video for Lorance case: Evidence withheld, soldiers’ lives devalued

I recently said in an email to the mother of former 1LT Clint Lorance that every time I go through information related to his case, I get so angry my blood pressure rises. Lorance is seeking a new trial. He … Continue reading

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Article 99 charges against Bergdahl raise questions about Lorance court martial

Commentary by Kay B. Day Military justice can be a strange process. I know because I’ve covered several trials involving what I believed to be wrongful prosecutions. Now charges are being filed by the government against another soldier who deserves … Continue reading

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As news breaks on al Qaeda in Afghanistan, soldier awaits president’s response

Commentary by Kay B. Day As a US soldier awaits President Barack Obama’s response to a petition, new information about al Qaeda in Afghanistan has surfaced. That information indicates a sophisticated network in mid-2010,  with tentacles spreading throughout the war-torn … Continue reading

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Lorance not the only soldier punished for targeting enemy in war zone

Former 1LT Clint Lorance is not the only soldier being punished for targeting enemies of the United States in a war zone. Recently news surfaced about a soldier who was stripped of a Silver Star he received for actions in … Continue reading

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