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Well, I just sent 6000 dollars to request my fiancé leave is…

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Well, I just sent...

Well, I just sent 6000 dollars to request my fiancé leave is it possible for a soldier leave.

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you overseas or stateside?

Yes, he is in deploy in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?

No one else just with him and***@******.***

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I don't know I could afford the lawyer, my question is should I believe these ppl in military. I just disappoint about toes scam. Nbase upon US army name.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Military Law
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Military Lawyer: Richard, Attorney replied 7 months ago

Good evening. Unfortunately, I have to tell you that this would not be a legitimate cost and you are simply being scammed out of your money. There is no legal requirement to pay $6,000 for leave and this person is simply committing fraud. Please don't send any more money as it will simply be lost. Here is a link to one of many articles alerting people to these scams to confirm to you the information I'm giving you: http://www.military.com/spouse/relationships/can-you-spot-the-scammer.html

This is the part of my job I don't like...when I can respond with an answer in favor of my customer. But, I can only provide you information based on the law so that you can act on the best available information to you. ………..I wish I had better news, but can only hope you recognize and understand my predicament and don't shoot the messenger. I'm sorry!

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