The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the Defense Department’s authority to prosecute retired service members for crimes they commit, even after retirement.
HOWEVER, THERE IS A DEEPER, SPIRITUAL REASON FOR AMERICA… for America to extend from ocean to ocean with benign neighbors to the north and south. Making America physically hard to attack and relatively isolated from the rest of the world. And that reason is spiritual development… not just of America, but global spiritual development…
Yes, Draft Registration Requirements are still on the books! Men, 18 through 25 years of age ( while medical science has confirmed that the brain has yet to reach full growth), are REQUIRED by law (within 30 days of their 18th birthday) to register with the selective service system, and in a hawk-driven government, it is easy to re-start that process (link to Adobe “What You Need to Know About the U.S. Military Draft”), So….
Unlike civil law, which is a combination of codification and legal precedent (prior decisions), the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) is a codification of law which establishes the rules for the independent operation, control, and command of the US military’s four branches.
This post contains a pdf file of the US Delayed Enlistment Program, or DEP, which may be helpful for those seeking Conscientious Objector status.
Discharge Types: Regardless of your “official” discharge designation, it is a “spin code” on your DD214 that determines your eligibility for VA benefits and, from a prospective employer’s standpoint, employment potential.
Conscientious Objection: The pdf file below contains research conducted around the world to examine conscientious objection in terms of what it means and how it’s being put into legislation. The second pdf book is a guide to being a conscientious objector in the USA. Read them here on our site or download to your device and read anytime.