This week at SCOTUS: The petition in Eppes was denied on December 3. I’m not aware of any other military justice developments at the Supreme Court, where I’m tracking two cases:
- Larrabee v. United States, No. 18-306 (resp. req. Oct. 3, due Jan. 2)
- Eppes v. United States, No. 18-6531 (pend. denied Dec. 3)
This week at CAAF: The next scheduled oral arguments at CAAF are on January 22, 2019.
This week at the ACCA: The next scheduled oral argument at the Army CCA is on January 16, 2019.
This week at the AFCCA: The next scheduled oral argument at the Air Force CCA is on January 16, 2019.
This week at the CGCCA: It’s not posted on the court’s website, but the Coast Guard CCA will hear oral argument in one case this week, on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at 10 a.m., at the Navy-Marine Corps CCA’s courtroom aboard the Washington Navy Yard:
United States v. Rogers, No. 1391
I: Whether Specification 3 of Charge III fails to state an offense under Article 134,Clause 3 where it fails to allege two elements required to establish a violation of 18 U.S.C. § 499.
II: Whether Specification 3 of Charge III fails to state an offense under Article 134, Clause 2 for wrongful use of a false or unauthorized military identification card where it fails to allege three elements of the offense.
[updated with modified issue] [III]: Whether the evidence of obstruction of justice under Article 134 was legally sufficient where the conduct was a statement by the accused to civilian detectives in a civilian law enforcement investigation that his memory blacked out at a certain point in the evening.
This week at the NMCCA: The next scheduled oral argument at the Navy-Marine Corps CCA is on December 20, 2018.