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I was honorably discharge from the Army. I am attending

I was honorably discharge from the Army. I am attending college using my GI benefit. My exwife and I have a custody arrangement that states she gets our 4 yo daughter 40 % of the time, and she refused to bring her back from a visit 2 months ago. Do I have any support from JAG for this situation?JA: Has anything been officially filed?Customer: Our divorce is finalJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No, I was dischargedJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No, thank you.

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Does the military keep will the drew up on file somewhere,

Does the military keep will the drew up on file somewhereJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: statsideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: no. My husband died two months ago. I can't find his will. We had will done in 1979JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I can give you the date. October 1979. I have my will

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I just found out my husband was carrying on an affair with

I just found out my husband was carrying on an affair with one of his jr enlisted soldiers. He is of higher rank. He told me if I tell he'll stop paying all the bills in the house and file for custody of the kids. He was the main provider of our family. What can I do to protect my right? Should I keep hush. He also told me he wants me to sign divorce papers, which at this point I don't mind. Please help.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: We are statesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No I'm scared of the reprimand behind it. Since he said he wants to leave me and the kids I thought about joining so me and the kids will be financially stable. I'm just confused. Just need advice.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No we've been married for a couple years. He always had infidelity issues but this is the first time he's come to me and said he wants to leave for the other woman.

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I am interested in ending an officer contract, stateside, I

I am interested in ending an officer contractJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: statesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: I am at grad school now, so I don't really have a chain of commandJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have completed my initial 5 years of service, so this is a second contract

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I asked you regarding pro bono military legal assistance for

I asked you regarding pro bono military legal assistance for my son, which was wonderful. He is having to leave that area tomorrow and would need help in Sacramento County. I've called Legal Aide in Sacramento County and they do not assist with military matters. Would you be able to advise me with other resources for him? Thank you very much. Joanna Maddison

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I was told that the opinion of my unit JAG office takes

I was told that the opinion of my unit JAG office takes precedence over the base legal office. In short, the two disagree over whether my separated spouse is entitled to my Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) based on her income being higher than mine. The most recent W2 of hers that I could provide as evidence of her income was from 2013 as we PCS'd to Germany shortly thereafter and she was working on the economy. German privacy laws are pretty strict and I don't have a way of providing a more recent pay stub. Does a unit JAG have the final say over the base legal office and if so what steps can I take from here? Thanks.ChrisJA: Has anything been officially filed?Customer: Officially as in divorce filing or..JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: My chain of command is aware of the situation but is relying on the JAG to make a legal decisionJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I think thats about it.

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My husband is currently at boot camp but today I found out

My husband is currently at boot camp but today I found out that he has another women pregnant that is due in may. She reached out to me for some weird reason... what would be my first step for divorceJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: StatesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No I just found out today I just didn't know what to do firstJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No that's all

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I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH A ENLISTED MAN IN THE ARMY STATION IN

I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH A ENLISTED MAN IN THE ARMY STATION IN FORT CARSON BUT DOING THE CRIME IN FLORIDA WHO DO I CONTACT

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My daughter who is 38 is in jail in Tx., and I am a retired

My daughter who is 38 is in jail in Tx., and I am a retired Chief living in Ca. is there any way I can help her with some assistance from the military? I don't know what programs that may helpJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: She is incarcerated in Tx.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No I have not I have to see what records I can get. She has been in the county jail for about 9 months.She was trying to help herself but it doesn't look like it is workingJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: As I remember she was arrested for drug possession. The drugs (don't know what) not weed though. They were in a community bag. Hers and her boyfriends. They had a fight cops were called by store employee and the boyfriend said the bag was hers so she got arrested. The lawyer she had would not look at the tapes that she said would vindicate her so here she sits.

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