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Military DUI? Who Will Punish You?

If you get a military DUI you can be punished by three different (and overlapping) authorities.  The first potential punishment comes from the civilian courts and includes a loss of driving privileges, fines, incarceration and other possible penalties.  Typically, these punishments occur after being stopped on suspicion of drunk driving while outside the military base.…
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Do You Face A Military OVI Charge?

Do you face a military OVI?  The consequences of an OVI while serving active duty in the military can be devastating: dishonorable discharge, rank reduction, pay deduction, loss of security clearance, fines and jail time and mandatory military counseling sessions and potential exclusion from some sensitive operations.  Military regulations often subject its members to enhanced…
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Military DUI: What Happens Now?

Image via Wikipedia The consequences of an OVI while serving active duty in the military can be devastating: dishonorable discharge, rank reduction, pay deduction, loss of security clearance, fines and jail time and mandatory military counseling sessions and potential exclusion from some sensitive operations.  Military regulations often subject its members to enhanced Non-Judicial Punishment (NJP),…
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Military DUI: Must I Report My DUI Arrest to My Superior?

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="180" caption="Image via Wikipedia"][/caption] Brown, Rowland, Babb & Campbell is proud to have the services of Richard T. Brown, former Staff Judge Advocate to advise on matters pertaining to the defense of Air Force personnel.  If you are charged with a DUI (now called OVI in Ohio) resulting from activities on or…
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Posse Comitatus Act: Federal DUI Enforcement at Wright-Patterson AFB

Image via Wikipedia Question: A client gets stopped by U.S. Air Force security personnel at the gate at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base on suspicion of drunk driving.  Civilian client is then taken onto the base where he is given a breath test by a U.S. Air Force technician.  Civilian client is then cited and receives a summons…
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