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I am going to xoi because i was u/a restriction musters i am

hello i am going to xoi because i was u/a for three restriction musters i am worried because i face separation but i do not want to be kicked out. i was late three time and twice was because i had been working and lost track of time and once because i had slept through my alarm basically my question is what can i do to avoid separation i love the navy and i feel as if no matter what i say i will be sparated anyway as this will be my third xoi

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I have over 19 years of service and have had some medical

I have over 19 years of service and have had some medical issues come up over the last several years that cause panic attacks and general anxiety as a result of collisions at sea aboard submarines. A year and a half ago I was disqualified sub duty and sent to the surface community with a diagnosis of "anxiety disorder not otherwise specified with agoraphobia." Since that time, I have been assigned to a surface ship where I have had a return of my symptoms. With a deployment underway I had sought treatment from the medical staff on-board the ship. Psycho-therapy was not effective as I was disregarded for more important matters by the provider on several occasions. I was prescribed Zoloft by another provider to get me through the deployment period. Following the deployment period I was to transfer to another ship. My prescription ran out while in transit and I suffered through the very unsettling withdrawal symptoms of the Zoloft depletion. Now, almost a half year into the new command I am trying to seek medical attention for my condition once again after several failed attempts to do so. What has effected me the most in my anxiety condition is my distracted attention span which has made it difficult to retain and learn some new things. This has lead to me getting to the point of near delinquency on a warfare qualification as the data has not been retained well. With just about 10 months to go till my retirement, I have a fear that I may suffer and SP eval (not too concerned about that) and even worse yet Captain's Mast. The chain of command has already threatened this action citing that I am in effect disobeying a direct order to qualify if I fail to do so. I am thus curious as to if it would be in my best interest to mount a defense at a Court Martial instead? If so, what would be the best approach?

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I was caught stealing from the navy exchange. It happened the

I was caught stealing from the navy exchange. It happened the day after i found out i made e-5.Im considered a pretty good sailor and a lot of people know and respect me. Is it possible to continue the e5 process and get frocked as planned?

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About 5 months ago, a fellow sailor accused my husband (Active

About 5 months ago, a fellow sailor accused my husband (Active Duty US Navy) of inappropriately touching him in the middle of the night. This was allegedly the second occurrence in the span of a year. My husband does not deny that it happened, but asserts that he was asleep during both of the alleged occurrences. My husband sleepwalks and exhibits classic signs of parasomnia. It only occurs when he is sleep deprived, under a lot of stress, and over caffeinated. He was removed from his job and sent TAD to another part of the ship. NCIS did a full investigation of the alleged incident and he was charged with 2 counts of abusive sexual contact. In all this time, my husband has fully cooperated with NCIS and the investigation. He answered truthfully to their questions. In the investigation packet, the alleged victim states that my husband was touching him in the middle of the night, and when he tried to wake my husband up, he was babbling incoherently. My husband has been very upset by this whole situation, he has sought legal counsel from the ship's legal department, sought counseling by a sleep doctor who agreed with the diagnosis of parasomnia, and also psychological treatment. This may sound very naïve, but I know my husband did not do this intentionally. Several officers and Chiefs have given him character references, and he holds a TS/SCI clearance. There have been no other allegations of misconduct against him, ever. He may have once had a parking ticket in college. Approximately 3 weeks ago, my husband was sent to DRB and XOI, and is now on hold for Captain's Mast. Is there a time frame that must be observed between DRB, XOI, and Captain's Mast? Is there anything I should be doing to help him? Is there someone who might give me some guidance as to what might happen?

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, I am worried about my son. He is a nuke ET and got frocked

, I am worried about my son. He is a nuke ET and got frocked and is awaiting his promotion to 2nd class(hope this makes sense). He got a tagout violation but caught it himself before he left the tag. His LPO was with himand was in a different area. THey reported it and fixed it. THey both went to DRB last week and will go to the XOI next week to decide if the gp to Captain's Mast. My son feels his career is over. He thinks he will be bumped down to E3 and get the max punishment. Both my sone and his LPO have been very good sailors and not had any trouble before. Lastly, there were multiple more serious tagout violations in the last 2 weeks and the leadership is spitting mad at all of them. Any chance good outcome son?

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My son is a Navy EOD Tech, E5 and stationed in ROTA Spain.

My son is a Navy EOD Tech, E5 and stationed in ROTA Spain. He has a stupid attack and climbed a wall with in the town. He wasn't up there for more than 30 seconds and climbed back down and went home. Thwe problem was that he picked the wrong wall to climb. The wall was owned by the Spanish CNO (Equivalent). He got his ass chewed by the Commandant and had a DRB today and it went directly to XOI and probably to a Captains Mast immediately afterward. It sounds innocent enough but it may have caused an international incident. He fears losinbg his EOD Rating. He graduated EOD School and re-enlisted for another 6-years, with a 75K bonus. Can he lose his bonus and what's the severest form of punishment he can receive?

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hi im kat and my question is as follows... how can i get back

hi im kat and my question is as follows... how can i get back in the service with this23.TYPE OF SEP - released from active duty try nay reserves24.CHARACTER OF SERVICE - HONORABLE25.SEP AUTHORITY - MILPERSMAN 1910-10426.SEP CODE - MBK27.REENTRY CODE - RE428.NARRATIVE REASON OR SEP - COMPLETION OF REQUIRED AD SERVICE29.DATES OF TIME LOST DURING THIS PERIOD - TL-NONE

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Got caught cheating on a test. Will be going to DRB, XOI, and

Got caught cheating on a test. Will be going to DRB, XOI, and Mast at some point in the next few weeks. Was forthwith and I'm falling on the sword and being remorseful for what I did wrong. Is it more likely that I be rerated and docked in paygrade, or separated with an OTH discharge?

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Hello Mr. Simmons, Im in the Navy and Im being sent to

Hello Mr. Simmons,I'm in the Navy and I'm being sent to DRB for being late multiple times. (Four times in the last six months.) I was late for various reasons. I've been in the military for almost 5 years now. My CoC is telling me this could head up to XOI or even Captain's Mast. What I'm worried about is getting kicked out and not receiving benefits and having a black mark on my resume. Is there a high chance I'll get kicked out?

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