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If my husband is conviced of a crime and goes to prison will our benefits and income be canceled he retired army 30yrs

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Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 4 months ago

Is the conviction in state or federal court?

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Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 4 months ago

Thank you

Military retirees are dropped from retirement rolls only when convicted for national security violations according to the Hiss Act, as amended in 1961. Therefore, retirement pay will continue, even if he is incarcerated.

Please let me know if you have more questions. I am happy to help if I can. Otherwise, please rate the answer so I may get credit for my work.

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Military Lawyer: P. Simmons, Military Lawyer replied 4 months ago

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Thanks for your understanding
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