Case Conclusion Date:December 14, 2012
Practice Area:Military Law
Outcome:Court-martial charges dismissed
Description:C-17 co-pilot charged with dereliction of duty associated with the death of a soldier during an air drop in Montana. Article 32 investigator recommended the case be withdrawn from court-martial. Air Force proceeded with the prosecution of client, who was the co-pilot, along with the case against the pilot. Pilot fully acquitted by military panel, leading to case against co-pilot being fully dropped.