Thursday, October 30, 2008
CAAF yesterday granted review of this issue: "WHETHER THE MILITARY JUDGE ERRED BY ALLOWING THE FATHER OF THE ALLEGED VICTIM TO TESTIFY AS EVIDENCE IN AGGRAVATION, OVER DEFENSE OBJECTION, AS TO THE IMPACT ON THE ALLEGED VICTIM OF THE INVESTIGATION AND COURT-MARTIAL." United States v. Stephens, __ M.J. ___, No. 08-0589/AF (C.A.A.F. Oct. 29, 2008). AFCCA's decision in the case is published at 66 M.J. 520. The portion of the opinion relevant to the granted issue is at 527-28.
Posted by Dwight Sullivan at 12:29 PM