Coast Guard refers sexual assault case to court-martial

 Coast Guard refers sexual assault case to court-martial
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard senior chief petty officer accused of assault consummated by a battery, aggravated sexual assault, abusive sexual contact and failure to obey order or regulation will face a general court-martial expected to begin on Feb. 23, 2015 in Norfolk. The decision by Vice Adm. William Lee, Coast Guard Atlantic Area commander, is based on the recommendation of an Article 32...

Coast Guardsman to face court-martial for sexual assault

Coast Guardsman to face court-martial for sexual assault
MIAMI — A Coast Guard Petty Officer charged with rape, wrongful sexual contact, and adultery will face a court-martial in Miami (the date of court-martial has yet to be determined). The decision by Rear Adm. Jake Korn, Coast Guard Seventh District Commander, is based on the recommendation of an Article 32 hearing completed Jan. 6, 2014, that reasonable grounds exist to try Petty Officer 1st Class...

Coast Guard to hold Article 32 hearing in Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska — In accordance with the Uniform Code of Military Justice, the Coast Guard has scheduled an Article 32 hearing for Lt. Lance Leone, who has been charged with violating five punitive articles of the UCMJ, for Dec. 7, 2011 at 9 a.m. in the court room on the 9th floor of the Hurff Ackermann Saunders Federal Building in Juneau. The Article 32 hearing will be open to the public and the...

Coast Guard schedules hearing on San Diego boat collision charges

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard will conduct an investigative hearing Tuesday for three crewmembers from Coast Guard Station San Diego charged with offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice in connection with their involvement in the December 20, 2009 collision between a Coast Guard Station San Diego small boat and a civilian boat in San Diego Bay that resulted in the death of a child...