21 mai 2019

Trump Pardoning Troops Could Bring Military Discipline Problems, Experts Say


If the commander in chief gives a legal pass to troops who've been accused of war crimes, experts warn it could disrupt the order and discipline the military relies on to function. Seeing the president issue pardons before cases have been tried could lead fewer troops to report war crime allegations, Phil Cave, a retired Navy judge advocate and military legal expert, told Military.com. "There's a negative impact on people who are trying to do the right thing," Cave said. "They could be [...]