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I need to know if you have any experts in Military law that

I need to know if you have any experts in Military law that could tell me what my rights are as the spouse of an Air Force Veteran. I am currently separated from my husband of 30 years (22 of those years he spent on active duty).What are my financial rights as far as his military retirement goes. He is still living in Georgia, (where he retired) I am in Indiana, our home state, where we met & married.Also, do the laws in Georgia differ from those in Indiana regarding separation or possibly divorce? We have one 17-yr-old daughter, who is in GA with him. The house they are living in is in both our names.Help, please.Linda Grabos

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I am a retired Air Force veteran, E-6 with a disability rating

I am a retired Air Force veteran, E-6 with a disability rating of 20%. I also receive Social Security. I own a house in New Mexico with an FHA Mortgage and a house in Arizona with a VA mortgage. My question is, if I let the house in Arizona be foreclosed on or I declare bankruptancy in New Mexico, What happens to my military retirement and/or Social Security? I'm going to try and sell the house in Arizona, but in either event I don't want it.

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I am a widow of a retired Air Force veteran. I feel that it

I am a widow of a retired Air Force veteran. I feel that it might be advisable to put all of my assets in a trust fund to protect my five children. Can the military help me do this?

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I was temperary retirement from the AirForce with a 50% disability

I was temperary retirement from the AirForce with a 50% disability rating for PTSD. I had one evaluation around 6 months ago. After two years I have just been notified that I am being permanently retired with a rating of 30%. I only have a few more days left to appeal. In the letter they ssid the DOD IAW disability was used to get the rating. I just don't understand why my rating has gone done. I am in no better shape now than when they retired me. Just need some help to decide waht to do>Thank You Kasey [email protected]

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My son is 19 yrs old. He did the ARMS test and did the first

My son is 19 yrs old. He did the ARMS test and did the first oath and signed a contract for the ARMY. The recruiter fed him alot of wrong ideas. Now he wants out. He got a waiver for being overweight but has not lost the weight. He is suppose to leave in November. He is my only son, please tell me how he can get out of this mess without problems.Thank youCarolyn

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Can I as an Army Warrant Officer marry an enlisted Navy

Can I as an Army Warrant Officer marry an enlisted Navy sailor? We have known each other since childhood and grew up together. We are not in the same branch of service, base, or chain of command. Would there be an issue?

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I received a "liberty pass" for someone in Iraq. Does the

I received a "liberty pass" for someone in Iraq . Does the military grant these still?JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: I am statesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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I'm currently under investigation by, my command has given

I'm currently under investigation by CID, my command has given me a relief of cause notification memo. Can this be done legally?JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: KSJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: All the command has are sworn statements that deny what I'm being accused of and lack of evidence. I haven't been given an article 15, but received a GOMAR and have been notified of a ROC. How can this be done if I'm still under investigation?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Am I supposed to receive the NCOER at the time of ROC notification?

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What are my responsibilities if I request an emergency leave

what are my responsibilities if I request an emergency leave for a sergent in us army in Syria? there is a legal document to signJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: I am in Canada.JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: This is a man that i met on facebook only this week. He wants to get out of Syria so wants me to request an emergency leave for him.JA: Anything else you want the solicitor to know before I connect you?Customer: I received an email from this person's captain asking for me to sign a document for him to have emergency leave. I'm not sure what I would be signing.

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