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I am wondering what my rights and responsibilities are when

I am wondering what my rights and responsibilities are when it comes to joining the military while employed in the state of Washington. I am shipping out december 12th and just want to know what I need to tell my employer and when i need to tell them. And then if they give me less hours after i tell them, is there anything i can do?

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My son were in Navy, before death we talked with one

My son were in Navy, before death we talked with one lawyer,claim nothing could be done until after he's decent, Dec. 2004, OK die with glioblastoma, but we're treated so wrong until it still hurts within. Long story short I look again in his records & they indicated that they find a trace of sickle cell,had many cases of bad headaches,chemical,dust in eyes since in boot camp but nothing was done about it. Lost of both, left & right parental vision

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There are a multitude of issues but to name a few. My

There are a multitude of issues but to name a few. My husband is active duty soon to be medically retired. He is diagnosed with ptsd and depression ( and numerious other things). He has attempted suide twice , upon his return to duty he has been harrassed , by his command,such comments include being offered razor blades or being asked why he "scratched" himself. Im sure i dont need to remind you of the huge suicide epidemic facing the military as well as the "campaing" in prevention. Obviuosly this has put a huge wrench in our family functionality. Our most recent events is my husband being advised he was sexually assulted by a VA doctor. This once again is just a taste. I understand sovereign immunity but i beleive our situation to beyond the scopeJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: We are stationed in NY but are residents of ORJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not verbal. Only email inquiresJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Like i said this runs much deeper than what i briefly explained

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MY son DOR'd from EOD in Mar. He is now completing A school,

MY son DOR'd from EOD in Mar. He is now completing A school, with C school soon to follow. he was told he had to wait 2 yrs before he could try for specOps again. however, recently, they told him he may have a chance at trying again, immediately after completing C school. Does this sound likely, or probable? What could be pros and cons, for example, if he DORs again, where could he end up?Thank you

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I found out been out the military since 2013 and didn't even

I found out been out the military since 2013 and didn't even know. I'm trying to do a back track reenlistment and re enlist for the future. Been working on this for 8 months. I told the retention NCO she is not doing her job and making excuses. I did not curse. This is via text. Now she threatened to give UCMJ Article 89. I'm technically not in the army. No id can't get promoted etc. Can I get charged that and do I even have to go the reserves weekend duty?JA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: no i haventJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I guess that when I do go to drill I still get paid. But I don't have access to anything. Also the NCO said I threatened her more than once. And she is concerned of active shooters and disgruntled soldiers. implying I am a threat. All this info is documented. I didn't threaten anybodyJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I am researching UCMJ offenses. I found your response few

I am researching UCMJ offenses. I found your response few years back that article 92 dereliction of duty statute of limitations is 5 years. Is that during wartime as well (Iraq/Afghanistan)? Or is it a capital offense because it is wartime? The internet searches I have done are unclear as to how dereliction of duty is treated specifically in wartime.

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You are live right now? : you are a real person correct? : i

you are live right now?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: you are a real person correct?JA: I'm an assistant to the Military Lawyer. I work with them to help customers like you.Customer: i thought you were a prior military lawyerJA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this.Customer: so you are a robotJA: It makes me sad that you don't believe in me. Maybe I'll be like Tinkerbell and die unless you believe I'm real.Customer: ok sorry. my issue is that i am in the school house of fort leonard wood missouri and am potentially suspected of innappropriate relationship with a studentJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: i talked to a military lawyer but i wanted a second opinion. there is a girl who over one conversation was flirting with me and sent me some pictures. they were not naked pics or anything else. she told me she had other pictures with her having sex with NCOs and SNCOs. i took this as a sexual advance.JA: OK. To minimize me, please click the down arrow at the top right corner of this box. OK. To minimize me, please click the down arrow at the top right corner of this box. Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: i told her i did not want to continue the conversation, to delete the conversation, and that we would not be having sex or any other type of relationship. my military lawyer here said at most art 92 but she thinks less. what should i consider in this situation? and what possible outcomes do you see?JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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My name is , I have been in the Army National Guard 11 years

My name is Christopher,I have been in the Army National Guard for almost 11 years now, I have a clean record and great evaluations; however, I am looking for a way out of my contract early if at all possible. Though i don't want a dishonorable or negative discharge in doing so.Almost my entire time in I have worked full time with the Guard or have been on active duty orders. However, a couple years ago I decided to finally focus on a civil***** *****fe and career. I decided I wanted to fly helicopters for a living, so I moved 240 miles away from my unit to go to an approved flight program that's also tied to a university so I could get my degree at the same time. The month to month drills proved far to stressful, I was making less money than the cost to go to drill. The drill weekends and the 2 weeks a year were also getting in the way of my flight program causing me to have to redo very expensive labs all over again and miss many important tests and opportunities. Due to this and other circumstances negative complications grew between my unit and I, as a last ditch effort to protect myself from my unit and buy me time to focus on my training and education I transferred to the Inactive National Guard (ING) for 18 months.My ING contract ends at the end of this month but now I'm running into more problems. it appears that I will now have to extend my contract for another 18 months to cover the ING time. Remaining in the Army National Guard is directly preventing me from getting a helicopter job. I have been licensed to fly for a year now but almost every starting job I find is located nowhere around a NG unit, constantly on the move or is at sea. My original ETS would be next September, but this is before having to extend another 18 months now. Preventing me from beginning my career for another 3 years. This is causing me to work minimum wage jobs and is putting a huge hardship in my life. When I go to my drill weekends i have to dump large sums of money into my truck every month to make the almost 500 miles round journey back and forth to drill. I also have to pay for all my food and usually I am forced to sleep in my truck.My educational advances are also being hindered, unlike conventional jobs I have to travel around and work in different industries and companies in order to gain additional certificates, ratings and logged times; this can last from months to years and I can't just transfer to a different guard unit every couple months. So I am unable to further my chosen career, much less start it.Not to count, my last couple of years in college have allowed me to expand my education and research topics far more in depth than I ever have. And I can say clearly now that though I have had some amazing times and experiences in the armed forces I no longer agree with the military, and I don't know how I can spend the next few years supporting an organization that (currently) stands for everything I'm against. I would say that being a consciences objector may be a relatively new title for me, but it is one I would say fits me well.Basically in a nutshell, I am stuck and don't know what to do. I have never broken a contract early and know that I am obligated to fulfill my end of the bargain. Yet I know that I will not reenlist ever again. On a professional level as long as I am in the National Guard I cannot start my career or advance my training/education until I am out. And on a personal level the monthly drills are a havoc on my life and fostering great financial/educational hardships.Is there anything that I can do? The helicopter industry is almost completely run by veterans so a negative/dishonorable discharge would absolutely prevent me from ever getting a job in this field. I am just looking for a way to start my life. I don't really know who to talk to or much about this process if it exists, when I signed those contracts years ago I couldn't have ever foreseen these circumstances.I know this is a bit lonJA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: UtahJA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No not yet, i dont know anything about this so im just trying to gather some information.JA: Is there anything else the Military Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: Nothing i can think ofJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I enlisted in USAR in October 2015 and started IET training

I enlisted in USAR in October 2015 and started IET training in January 2016. I have now been suggested for a discharge because of lyme disease I obtained in 2016. What discharge would this be considered? I was under the impression this would not be EPTS because 180 days of service started when I orginally enlisted. If it is indeed not an EPTS do i recieve any benefits.

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