Case Conclusion Date: 12.14.2012
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 Article 32 investigator recommended the case be withdrawn from court-martial.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.