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I had a relationship over 5+ years ago with a Navy Active

I had a relationship over 5+ years ago with a Navy Active Duty Officer while I was a Navy Enlisted Reservists. We had a child out of it. Our relationship was off duty and we weren't in the same command. My question, can the Navy go after us for fraternization even though we aren't together and haven't been in over 5+ years? we also were never married.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: i'm statesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No, is this confidential?JA: We keep all your personally identifiable information confidential and even have people that double check to make sure something doesn't slip through. Your question goes out to the Military Lawyer's and then gets published with the answer to help others with similar problems.Customer: ok great I don't want my name involved in itJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I think that's it

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I'm going to be receiving a counseling for not having an

I'm going to be receiving a counseling for not having an adequate Family Care Plan today. I don't have reliable family members to take care of my son if I were to deploy, go away for training or if my wife and I die. I'm hearing a couple of things from different people:JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: 1.) i hear that it's a honorable discharge and I would get a RE cod 2 and that I would qualify for a severance package. 2.) I also heard that I could receive an Other-Than -Honorable discharge and be intitled to nothing. I am StatesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: Yes. My 1SG is pushing the issue but my immediate supervisor and CO are on my side.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I talked to DTS and they said that I would get an honorable RE-2 with severance

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Mr., I attached my original question in the photo to

Hi Mr. Simmons,I attached my original question in the photo to hopefully remind you of my case. We spoke on the phone about my scenario and the possible charges. I'll find out tomorrow what the next step is and if there'll be any charges brought forward. My question is what should I do to prepare myself? The JAG told me to not sign anything until he's reviewed it. I'll also ask to see the evidence. Can I copy the evidence or take photos of it or can I take notes on what the evidence says to bring to the JAG? My case was submitted to a staff judge advocate for their recommendation and I'd like to know if I can receive a copy of that recommendation as evidence? Anything else you'd recommend? Thank you!

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If a service member engaged in steroid use while on active

If a service member engaged in steroid use while on active duty in one branch then separated from active duty with an honorable discharge, and openly admitted on an sf-86 can that service member enlist in a different branch without any repercussions?

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I'm currently a little over three months in service

I'm currently a little over three months in service currently training in AIT. I'm also suffering from severe depression and it's only getting worse. I was ordered to see a psychiatrist whom recommended a chapter 11. I agreed as I know that's the only way I will improve. My questions are as follows. 1. Since the doctor recomended the chapter does this mean it is gaurunteed or is it solely up to my CO? 2. How long does this process take? Please let me know. I've never felt worse in my life.

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I failed a drug test in AIT after returning from Christmas

Hi I failed a drug test in AIT after returning from Christmas break and we'll I more than loved the military and was presented with awards for my dedication and exceeding expectations. I am 23 in great shape and want back in now that is all I have and all I ever had I was honest about everything and admitted to my failure to obey the law. I am and was a great soldier with high pt and well I really need another shot it's my only chance at succeeding I come from nothing and am a hard working dedicated young man I need another chance to prove myself is this possible?JA: Can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: KyJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: not in detailJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I was the best and made a mistake that I was honest about and have no criminal history as a civilian. I was awarded the most dedicated and improved soldier award in basic the only one to recieve the award in my platoon and had high pt scores from beginning to the end. I am young still and really want another shot or atleast details on everything I can do but only if it's possible. I will pursue my reenlistment now I have been out for 2 years now

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I have a question pertaining to military retirement pay and

Hello, I have a question pertaining to military retirement pay and U.S. citizenship.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: I'm stateside at the moment.JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: I'm retired. I don't have a chain of command.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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I'm finishing law school and applying for my moral

I'm finishing law school and applying for my moral application. I was ELS from USMC in 1997 - sep. code JDA1 / Reentry Code RE-3F / discharged under MARCORSEPMAN 6204.3 - Fraudulent Enlistment - adjustment disorder with depressed mood and suicide ideation (without admin. discharge board) I'm attempting to correct my narrative to exclude the alleged fraud. The argument is based largely in equity - since the USMC declined to prosecute it should be estopped from declaring me a criminalJA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CAJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No. This was in 1997JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Other then I don't recall lying about previous depression. I was hospitalized in boot for depression and suicide ideation - and I told them I had been depressed off and on since childhood. But I don't recall knowingly lying about my childhood experiences.

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How does Navy find out if you have been charged with a DUI?

How does the Navy find out if you've been charged with a DUI? I am Stateside. Should I self report or just wait until my court case?

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