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Thank you for your question, however, I need a bit of clarification of your facts. What do you mean by "waiting for punishment" for 3 months? Do you mean you were allegedly involved in some sort of misconduct 3 months ago and the Command has taken 3 months to bring you to an Article 15? If not, please explain what you mean.
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Thank you for your reply. Yes, the Command can do this. There is actually a two year statute of limitations under the UCMJ (Article 43), for NJP (Article 15) hearings. So, as long as a Command brings the servicemember to an Article 15 within two years from the date of the alleged misconduct, they are acting within the law.
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