This week at SCOTUS: I’m not aware of any military justice developments at the Supreme Court, where I’m tracking six cases:

This week at CAAF: CAAF has completed its oral argument calendar for the term. Details about the cases reviewed by CAAF this term are available at our 2017 Term of Court page.

This week at the ACCA: The Army CCA’s website is still inaccessible from the public internet (discussed here). Nevertheless, the Army CCA will hear oral argument in two cases this week:

Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 10 a.m.:

United States v. Mobley, No. 20160795

Issue: Whether the military judge committed plain error by not dismissing or merging Specification 3 of the Charge as multiplicous with Specification 2 of the Charge in light of United States v. Forrester.

Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 10 a.m.:

United States v. Wilson, No. 20160342

Issues:
Assignment of Error I. Whether the military judge committed plain error by permitting Dr. Kennedy to act as a human lie detector.

Assignment of Error III. Whether defense counsel were ineffective for failing to object to Dr. Kennedy’s inadmissible testimony.

Supplemental Assignment of Error I. Whether defense counsel was ineffective in failing to introduce medical records demonstrating that the charged offenses could not have taken place on 8 June 2007.

Supplemental Assignment of Error II. Whether defense counsel was ineffective in failing to introduce evidence that the basic noncommissioned officer course required appellant to reside in the barracks.

This week at the AFCCA: The Air Force CCA’s website shows no scheduled oral arguments.

This week at the CGCCA: The Coast Guard CCA’s oral argument schedule shows no scheduled oral arguments at the CCA.

This week at the NMCCA: The Navy-Marine Corps CCA’s website shows no scheduled oral arguments.

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