Harris said:Unfortunately the MPs and their system dealing with MP reports frequently cause delay which results in something that could have been handled by a ST, going to CM. I have routinely received MP reports 8 or more months after the incident happened. One time at band camp the MP report didn't show up until after a full year had passed and we had no choice in going to CM.
Oldgateboatdriver said:The thing about the CO, however, is not a way to avoid dealing with improper handling of the trial (i.e. we screwed up the summary trial process, so I am sending it to a court martial.
RaaRaa said:Need some help here was wondering if anyone knows the lawful amount of notice that has to be given once a summary trial date is set. if you could also provide the references that would be great
In the “olden” days the OC would tell the CSM “Charge that man”. The CSM would, then the same OC would try the guilty bast@rd.PPCLI Guy said:Yup. Having played every possible role in a Summary Trial except RSM, that has been my experience...