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I was discharged from the military to adapt and conduct.

i was discharged from the military for failure to adapt and conduct. when in reality i should have been discharged for medical. i was issued the wrong size boot in reception. and did not realize it tell i had started BCT. once i noticed and i informed my drill sergeant and he told me to keep going. so i did. after i failed the run in my first APFT, i went to sick call and found out the i have a severe infection in both of my feet. it was worse in my right then my left. they took some scans and told me that i had fractures in both of my feet and hairline fractures in both of my knees. when i came back and mentioned this to my drill sergeant. he told that it didn't matter because i was already being discharged for failure to adapt(because i failed my run in the first APFT). continuing on in BCT, my drill sargeant said i had to continue to wear my boots even with a soft shoe profile, and that i couldnt be issued correct size boot because i was being discharged. when i came home and talked my recruiter, i was told that i got screwed over in my discharged an should have gotten medical. i still have scars on my feet from my where my boots cut holes in my feet. since then ive mention my discharge in conversation to varies people and ive been told multiple times that i should look into suing the military for improper medical treatment resulting in an improper discharge.main point is do i have a standing or is it not worth trying?

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I was in a military university and was falsely accused of drug

I was in a military university and was falsely accused of drug diversion. Drug test neg; here's part of my complaint: 1) I am a naval officer - security guards take all the items from my locker in plain view of my peers and subordinates. Not to mention, they also confiscate my prescribed medication, clearly labeled in its container. I told them "that's my prescribed medication - they said "we don't care," That my friend is theft', also it was a class II idler for medication which requires strict accountability. I have a letter from the Pharmacist stating that he was unaware how many pills security submitted to him.I was cleared and returned to workI was unable to obtain an appt with medical' so I asked if I could email my provider for. Refill. They said ok what I didn't know was that he was out on paternity leave, so he never responded.I went to discuss this with my instructor and he was very surprised. He even asked if Jen knew (she was my lead instructor. I said yes, she knows and right then she entered the office. Cdr couture said to Jen, hey did you know mike hasn't been on his meds? She said "yeah, it's a bunch of crap and an excuse,"After this, my instructor called me into her office and belittled me by stating that she didn't know why I was fighting my dismissal because nobody else wanted me there.I had an academic board a week later and the board was misled and it was obviously biased and set on having me removed from my program.I then went to Navy legal amd when cdr mcpherson found out, she called me into her office and threatened me (which I have on tape). I continued through the appeal process, but each subsequent person just agreed with the prior recommendation and I was ultimately dismissed. Prior to my dismissal, I was threatened again by cdr mcpherson and contacted my program director and told him everything.I'm beyond frustrated - I submitted my DoD IG complaint in aug 2012, and it still remains open. I really feel that it is being stalled by someone somewhere because this should not be taking so long. Can I make a civil suit against the people responsibility for getting me out. I have mcpherson on tape and I have 2 patient assessment sheets proving that those two people falsified their documentation (they were all friends)

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My wife and I divorced in 1986. We were married 24 years. My

My wife and I divorced in 1986. We were married 24 years. My wife receives part of my military retirement and all benefits. We had drawn up the divorce decree ourselves and listed 50% net of retirement. However, the Navy has NEVER adjusted her amount - it's been the same for 30 years. She is now asking for an adjustment to 50% of net - which will increase the pay to her by as much as $800. I'm at a loss - it will break me. I also have $660 of my $2700 as disability. Does that count in the 'net' part? Do I have any recourse?

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Well I just had njp for a positive urinalysis of thc, but it

well I just had njp for a positive urinalysis of thc, but it was passive inhalation and im attempting to appeal it or at least fight for my benefits in an admin. separation boardJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: its in Bremerton,Washingotn *WashingtonJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I haven't been able to for they have no walk in hours today, or weekends, my only chance is Monday which is the 5th day to appealJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: well ive talked to some JAG's and ive explained to them my situation, my girlfriend who I tend to reside with at times smokes thc concentrates, im also her primary caretaker for both mental and physical issues, I popped for 23ng/ml which is low considering that it was thc concetrates that she smoked, ive also collected research pproving that second hand smoke is possible however the CO didn't take it into considerationJA: Has anything been officially filed?Customer: yes im currently on restriction now, my girlfriend is waiting for medical records of evaluations from her conditions from both her doctors and therapist, as for me ive already received 2 character witnesses letters from friends, and 2 from family

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What are the chances to obtain back reduction in spousal

What are the chances to obtain back reduction in spousal community property from my ex-husband's military pension from the retiree claiming disability? Community property judgment was in state of California and occurred in 1999. Reduction occurred in 2011 and a further reduction in 2013.

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Daughter with full NROTC scholarship and no medical history

Daughter with full NROTC scholarship and no medical history developed major depression requiring antidepressants. Under care of psychiatrist treated and then attempted to come off medication with out success. Now medically disqualified for commission and I am wondering about likelihood of recoupment of first three years of tuition. Other than medication fully qualified, good grades.JA: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: She is resident of West Virginia, in school at University of PittsburghJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NopeJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Nothing

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I did 3 yrs and 9 months in the Navy. I got out from 3 PRT

I did 3 yrs and 9 months in the Navy. I got out from 3 PRT failures. I got out in 2013. It is now 2016 and am in better shape would I be able to somehow reenlist?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: I was Stationed in California. I was inlisted in Jacksonville, FL. I now live in Jacksonville, FLJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No. was just inquiring. I currently work at the Post office as a mail carrier.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: No, that's all just, was trying to find the answer to that question

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I have the same question as posted here. I am trying to find

I have the same question as posted here. I am trying to find out when my son will come home from 517 discharge at Fort Benning. He is also depressed because it seems like those in charge of his process for release are not being met. He has stopped writing. I would think that once discharge the military would want to get them out of there and home as soon as possible not to waster their time or funds. Thank you for this information.JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: Fort Benning is in Georgia.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No. He has also been sick since they gave him the pill with many live viruses. He as had a terrible cough the whole time and seems to be allergic to the mold there.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: He has been bullied and actually beat up by some of the guys in his group.

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What was the agreement between the War Department and the

What was the agreement between the War Department and the press in 1946 for national press coverage of nuclear explosions such as Operation Crossroads (i.e., coverage of the Bikini Nuclear Blast?) The War Department was in charge of development of nuclear energy prior to the existence of the Department of Energy and the Atomic Energy Commission.Justanswer.com

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