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  •  That does happen (3+ / 0-)
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    if the crime occurs off base.

    If it's ON base, then the military has total jurisdiction.

    •  Then we need to eliminate (0+ / 0-)

      the military justice system to the extent it duplicates crimes already on the books in the states where the bases are located.  For foreign bases, if the crime occurs on bases, we should provide for federal court jurisdiction in circuits where the stateside home of the unit is located.

      "If you tell the truth, you'll eventually be found out." Mark Twain

      by Steven D on Mon Mar 11, 2013 at 12:51:16 PM PDT

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