The July 2010 issue of the Army Lawyer is available here. And it’s a military justice wonk’s delight.
Here’s a link to an article by CPT Robert E. Murdough called, “I Won’t Participate in an Illegal War”: Military Objectors, the Nuremberg Defense, and the Obligation to Refuse Illegal Orders. The article doesn’t appear to mention LTC Lakin, but I’ll be reading it with his case partially in mind.
And here’s a link to an article by MAJ David Edward Coombs that has me gnashing my teeth. It’s called, United States v. Blazier: So Exactly Who Needs an Invitation to the Dance? Apparently just a surrogate expert, according to MAJ Coombs.
And here’s a link to an article by MAJ Patrick D. Pflaum (who I believe did it in the Conservatory with a lead pipe) about what he rightly calls CAAF’s “landmark” Jones decision, which I think was the most important decision of this term.