892. ARTICLE 92. Failure to Obey Order or Regulation

892. ARTICLE 92. FAILURE TO OBEY ORDER OR REGULATION 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who– (1) violates or fails to obey any lawful general order or regulation; (2) having knowledge of any other lawful order issued by any member of the armed forces, which it is his duty to obey, fails […]

927. ARTICLE 127. Extortion

927. ARTICLE 127. EXTORTION 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who communicates threats to another person with the intention thereby to obtain anything of value or any acquittance, advantage, or immunity is guilty of extortion and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct. 1 Comment for this entry John April 23rd, […]

928. ARTICLE 128. Assault

928. ARTICLE 128. ASSAULT 10. Punitive Articles (a) Any person subject to this chapter who attempts or offers with unlawful force or violence to do bodily harm to another person, whether or not the attempt or offer is consummated, is guilty of assault and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct. (b) Any person […]

929. ARTICLE 129. Burglary

929. ARTICLE 129. BURGLARY 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who, with intent to commit an offense punishable under section 918-929 of this title (article 118-128), breaks and enters, in the nighttime, the dwelling house of another, is guilty of burglary and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct. Leave a […]

926. ARTICLE 126. Arson

926. ARTICLE 126. ARSON 10. Punitive Articles (a) Any person subject to this chapter who willfully and maliciously burns or sets on fire an inhabited dwelling, or any other structure, movable or immovable, wherein to the knowledge of the offender there is at the time a human being, is guilty of aggravated arson and shall […]

925. ARTICLE 125. Sodomy

925. ARTICLE 125. SODOMY 10. Punitive Articles (a) Any person subject to this chapter who engages in unnatural carnal copulation with another person of the same or opposite sex or with an animal is guilty of sodomy. Penetration , however slight, is sufficient to complete the offense. (b) Any person found guilty of sodomy shall […]

924. ARTICLE 124. Maiming

924. ARTICLE 124. MAIMING 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who, with intent to injure, disfigure, or disable, inflicts upon the person of another an injury which– (1) seriously disfigures his person by a mutilation thereof; (2) destroys or disables any member or organ of his body; or (3) seriously diminishes his […]

922. ARTICLE 122. Robbery

922. ARTICLE 122. ROBBERY 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who with intent to steal takes anything of value from the person or in the presence of another, against his will, by means of force or violence or fear of immediate or future injury to his person or property or to the […]

923. ARTICLE 123. Forgery

923. ARTICLE 123. FORGERY 10. Punitive Articles Any person subject to this chapter who, with intent to defraud- – (1) falsely makes or alters any signature, to, or any part of, any writing which would, if genuine, apparently impose a legal liability on another or change his legal right or liability to his prejudice; or […]

920. ARTICLE 120. Rape and Carnal Knowledge

920. ARTICLE 120. RAPE AND CARNAL KNOWLEDGE 10. Punitive Articles (a) Any person subject to this chapter who commits an act of sexual intercourse with a female not his wife, by force and without consent, is guilty of rape and shall be punished by death or such other punishment as a court-martial may direct. (b) […]

921. ARTICLE 121. Larceny and Wrongful Appropriation

921. ARTICLE 121. LARCENY AND WRONGFUL APPROPRIATION 10. Punitive Articles (a) Any person subject to this chapter who wrongfully takes, obtains, or withholds, by any means, from the possession of the owner or of any other person any money, personal property, or article of value of any kind– (1) with intent permanently to deprive or […]

10. Punitive Articles

10. Punitive Articles 936. ARTICLE 136. AUTHORITY TO ADMINISTER OATHS AND ACT AS NOTARY by admin on Jul.21, 2010, under 10. Punitive Articles (a) The following persons on active duty or performing inactive-duty training may administer oaths for the purpose of military administration, including military justice, and have the general powers of a notary public […]

858a. ARTICLE 58a. Sentences: Reduction in Enlisted Grade Upon Approval

858a. ARTICLE 58a. SENTENCES: REDUCTION IN ENLISTED GRADE UPON APPROVAL 08. Sentences (a) Unless otherwise provided in regulations to be prescribed by the Secretary concerned, a court-martial sentence of an enlisted member in pay grade above E-1, as approved by the convening authority, that includes– (1) a dishonorable or bad-conduct discharge; (2) confinement; or (3) […]

856. ARTICLE 56. Maximum Limits

856. ARTICLE 56. MAXIMUM LIMITS 08. Sentences The punishment which a court-martial may direct for an offense may not exceed such limits as the President may prescribe for that offense. 1 Comment for this entry Craig Brabant August 13th, 2015 on 5:20 pm What is the maximum sentence for Article 121, Larceny and where may […]

843. Article 43. Statute of limitations

843. ARTICLE 43. Statute of limitations 07. Trial Procedure (a) A person charged with absence without leave or missing movement in time of war, with murder, rape, or rape of a child, or with any other offense punishable by death, may be tried and punished at any time without limitation. (b) (1) Except as otherwise […]

838. Article 38. Duties of Trial Counsel and Defense Counsel

838. Article 38. Duties of Trial Counsel and Defense Counsel 07. Trial Procedure (a) The trial counsel of a general or special court-martial shall prosecute in the name of the United States, and shall, under the direction of the court, prepare the record of the proceedings. (b) (1) The accused has the right to be represented in […]

819. Article 19. Jurisdiction of Special-Courts Martial

819. Article 19. Jurisdiction of Special-Courts Martial 04. Court-Martial Jurisdiction Subject to section 817 of this title (article 17), special courts-martial have jurisdiction to try persons subject to this chapter for any noncapital offense made punishable by this chapter and, under such regulations as the President may prescribe, for capital offenses. Special courts-martial may, under […]

815. Article 15. Commanding Officers Non Judicial Punishment

815. Article 15. Commanding Officers Non Judicial Punishment 03 Non-Judicial Punishment 815. 15. Commanding Officer’s non-judicial punishment (a) Under such regulations as the President may prescribe, and under such additional regulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary concerned, limitations may be placed on the powers granted by this article with respect to the kind […]

816. Article 16. Court-Martial Classified

Article 16. Court-Martial Classified 04. Court-Martial Jurisdiction The three kinds of courts-martial in each of the armed forces are– (1) general courts-martial, consisting of– (A) a military judge and not less than five members; or (B) only a military judge, if before the court is assembled the accused, knowing the identity of the military judge […]

812. Article 12. Confinement with Enemy Prisoners Prohibited

812. Article 12. Confinement with Enemy Prisoners Prohibited 02. Apprehension and Restraint No member of the armed forces may be placed in confinement in immediate association with enemy prisoners or other foreign nationals not members of the armed forces. Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) […]

807. Article 7. Apprehension

807. Article 7. Apprehension 02. Apprehension and Restraint (a) Apprehension is the taking of a person into custody. (b) Any person authorized under regulations governing the armed forces to apprehend persons subject to this chapter or to trial thereunder may do so upon reasonable belief that an offense has been committed and that the person […]

937. ARTICLE 137. Articles to be Explained

937. ARTICLE 137. ARTICLES TO BE EXPLAINED. 11. Miscellaneous Provisions (a) (1) The sections of this title (articles of the Uniform Code of Military Justice) specified in paragraph (3) shall be carefully explained to each enlisted member at the time of (or within six days after)– (A) the member’s initial entrance on active duty; or […]

938. ARTICLE 138. Complaints of Wrongs

938. ARTICLE 138. COMPLAINTS OF WRONGS 11. Miscellaneous Provisions Any member of the armed forces who believes himself wronged by his commanding officer, and who, upon due application to that commanding officer, is refused redress, may complain to any superior commissioned officer, who shall foreword the complaint to the office exercising court- martial jurisdiction over […]