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Military Justice

Brought to you by the creators of Undisclosed, Military Justice explores the system of rules and regulations that govern those who serve in uniform. Hosted by James W. Weirick--a retired Marine lieutenant colonel and Judge Advocate--the podcast delves into the flaws inherent to the military justice system and makes the case for substantial reform to ensure the brave men and women who serve our nation are protected from arbitrary retaliation. Topics include emerging issues in sexual assault, updates to the Uniform Code of Military Justice, whistleblower protection, the evolution of the law of the battlefield, and more.Host: James WeirickExecutive Producer: Dennis RobinsonPodcast Premier: September 20, 2016

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Episode 002: Return to Bowe Bergdahl

Weirick brings the audience up to date on the Bowe Bergdahl case including, a discussion of classified discovery. Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Producer: Brooke Gittings @BrookeGittings of the Actual Innocence Podcast @Actualinpod For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com Please help in any way you can to find Shadow McClaine and call U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command at 270.798.0416 with any tips.

1hr 1min

4 Oct 2016

Rank #1

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Episode 003: Command Influence

Weirick is joined by the JAG Defender, Brian Bouffard, to discuss Unlawful Command Influence in the Bowe Bergdahl case. Guest: Brian Bouffard Website: www.jagdefender.comTwitter: @jagdefender Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Producer: Brooke Gittings @BrookeGittings of the Actual Innocence Podcast @Actualinpod For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com Please help in any way you can to find Shadow McClaine and call U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command at 270.798.0416 with any tips.

1hr 18mins

18 Oct 2016

Rank #2

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Episode 031: Bowe Bergdahl Convicted And Sentenced, With Task And Purpose Radio

Weirick is joined by numerous guests to discuss the conviction and sentence of SGT Bowe Bergdahl, USA. Lauren Katzenberg and Nate Bethea join Weirick to discuss the genesis of Task & Purpose Radio, and our commentary on Serial Season 2, and the Bergdahl case. Then Col J L Siegel, USMC (Ret.) joins Weirick to discuss the recent Unlawful Command Influence motion in the Bergdahl case. Guest: Lauren KatzenbergTwitter: ‪@LkatzenbergWeb: http://taskandpurpose.comTask & Purpose Radio: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/task-purpose-radio/id1069442620 Guest: Nate BetheaTwitter: ‪@inthesedesertsPodcast Twitter: ‪@HellOfAWayPodcast cohost: ‪@ArmyStrang ‬ Guest: Col J L Siegel, USMC (Ret.)Web: http://www.militaryjustice.com Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Mital Telhan: mital@longarcdigital.com

1hr 44mins

15 Nov 2017

Rank #3

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Episode 028: Bowe Bergdahl Goes To Trial

Weirick is joined by Washington Post reporter Dan Lamothe to discuss the upcoming court-martial of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, USA, who is accused of abandoning his unit in Afghanistan. Guest: Dan LamotheTwitter: ‪‪‪‪@DanLamothe ‬Twitter: @washingtonpost‬Bergdahl Defense Video Exhibit:https://youtu.be/S2MJeMm950M Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Mital Telhan: mital@longarcdigital.com

42mins

3 Oct 2017

Rank #4

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Episode 027: Marine Colonel Convicted Of Sexual Abuse Of A Child

Weirick is joined by reporters James LaPorta and Rory Laverty, both of The Daily Beast, to discuss the court-martial of Colonel Daniel H. Wilson, USMC, who was convicted of sexual abuse of a child and sentenced to over five years in the brig. Guest: Rory LavertyTwitter: ‪‪‪@rorylaverty ‬Website: http://rorylaverty.com Guest: James LaPorta Twitter: ‪@JimLaPorta ‬ The Daily BeastTwitter: ‪@thedailybeast ‬Website: http://www.thedailybeast.comStory: http://www.thedailybeast.com/did-war-hero-strike-again-after-he-was-arrested-for-rape Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Mital Telhan: mital@longarcdigital.com

55mins

26 Sep 2017

Rank #5

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Episode 024: Trump, Twitter, And Transgender Servicemembers

Weirick discusses President Trump’s Tweets banning transsexual servicemembers, with guest Emma Shinn, retired Marine officer, trans woman, and attorney. Guest: Emma ShinnTwitter: ‪@AggieJAG ‬Facebook: Emma ShinnWeb: http://www.defendingdefenders.com Sponsor: BONWI.com https://www.bonwi.com/membership/ The new way to listen to podcasts: BreakerTwitter: @breakeraudioWeb: https://breaker.audio Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

1hr 4mins

8 Aug 2017

Rank #6

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Episode 032: Top Navy Lawyer Illegally Interfered In Criminal Trial Of Navy SEAL

Weirick is joined by lawyer for Navy SEAL who was convicted of sexual assault, then the highest-ranking Navy lawyer, VADM Crawford, interferes with his case. Guest:David P. Sheldon, Esq.Website: http://www.militarydefense.com Court: Top Navy lawyer's unlawful influence tainted SEAL's San Diego rape casehttp://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/military/sd-me-unlawful-influence-20171024-story.html Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Mital Telhan: mital@longarcdigital.com

48mins

29 Nov 2017

Rank #7

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Episode 014: Marine Corps, Facebook, and Revenge Porn

Weirick discusses the recent revenge-porn scandal that has rocked the Marine Corps. Among the guests on this episode are Professor Rachel VanLandingham of Southwestern Law School, and The Daily Beast reporter James LaPorta. Special thanks to our sponsor Blue Apron. You will get your first three meals free, with free shipping, by going to www.blueapron.com/military Guest: Professor Rachel VanLandinghamTwitter: @rachelv12http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2017/03/13/fire-marine-corps-commandant-neller-over-nude-photo-scandal-column/99097042/ Guest: James LaPortaTwitter: @JimLaPortaJames LaPorta profiled in ‪@nytimes‬https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/17/us/with-their-leaders-at-a-loss-marine-veterans-fight-abusers.htmlReporting by James LaPorta in @thedailybeasthttp://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/03/14/senators-to-top-marine-you-re-losing-the-war-on-pervs.html http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/03/15/why-marines-might-get-away-with-sharing-nude-photos.html http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/03/14/senators-to-top-marine-you-re-losing-the-war-on-pervs.html Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

1hr 39mins

21 Mar 2017

Rank #8

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Episode 030: Sharecast With Cold Traces, The True Story Behind The Movie A Few Good Men

Weirick joins the Cold Traces Podcast to discuss the true story behind the film A Few Good Men. The story behind the film includes an unsolved murder. Listen to Cold Traces to learn more. Guest: Cold Traces Podcast Web: http://www.coldtraces.comTwitter: ‪‪‪‪‪‪@cold_traces Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Mital Telhan: mital@longarcdigital.com

44mins

31 Oct 2017

Rank #9

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Episode 015: Reporting on Task Force Violent, Vol I

Weirick introduces the first of a multi-episode series on the reporting on the Marine Corps and the betrayal of Major Fred Galvin and his Marines. Special thanks to our sponsor Hunt A Killer. You will get a 10% discount by going to:https://www.huntakiller.comAnd use code "James" The Marine: Major Fred Galvin, USMC (Ret.)Twitter: @fcgalvin The Reporter: Andrew deGrandpre, Senior Editor and Pentagon ChiefTwitter: @adegrandprePublications: @MilitaryTimes @ArmyTimes @Marinetimes @NavyTimes @AirForceTimesRead ahead for future episodes: http://www.militarytimes.com/story/military/2015/03/04/task-force-violent-the-unforgiven/23940295/ The Member of Congress: Representative Walter B. Jones, Third Congressional District of North CarolinaTwitter: @RepWalterJonesH.Res.21 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the firefight that occurred on March 4, 2007, between members of the United States Marine Corps and enemy forces in Bati Kot District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan.https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/21/text Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

38mins

4 Apr 2017

Rank #10

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Episode 023: More Marines United With Elliot Ackerman

Weirick discusses the latest on Marines United with Marine/author/reporter Elliot Ackerman. Guest: Elliot AckermanTwitter: ‪@elliotackerman ‬Web: http://www.elliotackerman.com Latest book: Dark at the Crossinghttps://www.amazon.com/Dark-at-Crossing-Elliot-Ackerman/dp/1101947373 Review:https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/02/01/books/review/dark-at-the-crossing-elliot-ackerman.html?referer= Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

59mins

25 Jul 2017

Rank #11

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Episode 022: Misconduct At The Highest Ranks

Weirick discusses misconduct by the highest-ranking officers of the US military. Special thanks to our sponsor Betterment. www.betterment.com/MILITARY To stay aware of general-officer misconduct, follow:Hope Hodge Seck, of www.military.com‪@HopeSeck ‬ And Tom Vanden Brook, of USA TODAY‪@tvandenbrook Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

46mins

14 Jul 2017

Rank #12

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Episode 019: Marine Corps, Facebook, and Revenge Porn Vol II

Weirick is joined by LtCol Glen Hines, USMCR, to discuss the latest developments in the Marines United scandal, including the recent bill passed by the House of Representatives criminalizing revenge porn in the military. LtCol Hines also discusses his latest anthology of short stories: Cloudbreak. Guest: LtCol Glen HinesWebsite: https://glenhines.comTwitter: @GlenRHine Cloudbreak: Stories of Our Times on @amazon https://www.amazon.com/Cloudbreak-Stories-Times-Glen-Hines/dp/1535500255 House Bill: PRIVATE Acthttps://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2052 Marine Corps Order on Social Mediahttp://www.marines.mil/News/Messages/Messages-Display/Article/1113849/social-media-guidance-unofficial-internet-posts/ Special thanks to our sponsor HarrysSpecial offer:www.Harrys.com/military Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

1hr 9mins

31 May 2017

Rank #13

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Episode 016: Reporting on Task Force Violent, Vol II

Weirick introduces the second of a multi-episode series on the reporting on the Marine Corps and the betrayal of Major Fred Galvin and his Marines. In this episode award-winning reporter Andrew deGrandpre explains the process that resulted in this story coming to print. Special thanks to our sponsor Blue Apron and Casper. You will get your first three meals free, with free shipping, by going to www.blueapron.com/military Get $50 off your order of a Casper mattress:www.Casper.com/MJ The Marine: Major Fred Galvin, USMC (Ret.)Twitter: @fcgalvin The Reporter: Andrew deGrandpre, Senior Editor and Pentagon ChiefTwitter: @adegrandprePublications: @MilitaryTimes @ArmyTimes @Marinetimes @NavyTimes @AirForceTimesRead ahead for future episodes: http://www.militarytimes.com/story/military/2015/03/04/task-force-violent-the-unforgiven/23940295/ The Member of Congress: Representative Walter B. Jones, Third Congressional District of North CarolinaTwitter: @RepWalterJonesH.Res.21 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the firefight that occurred on March 4, 2007, between members of the United States Marine Corps and enemy forces in Bati Kot District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan.https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/21/text Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Hannah McCarthy: @hmccarthyNHPR For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

1hr 15mins

19 Apr 2017

Rank #14

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Episode 008: Bergdahl, Boal, And The Serial Tapes

Weirick and his guest Colby Vokey discuss the Bowe Bergdahl case, specifically the attempt by Army prosecutors to gain access to the interviews of Bergdahl conducted by Mark Boal, portions of which were played during the second season of Serial. Guest on this episode: Colby VokeyWebsite: http://colbyvokey.com/Twitter: @ColbyVokeyEmail: vokeylaw@colbyvokey.comPhone: 214.697.0274 Special thanks to our sponsor Blue Apron. You will get your first three meals free, with free shipping, by going to www.blueapron.com/military Host: James W. Weirick Website: www.militaryjusticepodcast.comTwitter: @PodcastMJInstagram: thepodcastmjFaceBook: @MilitaryJusticePodcast Email: weirick@weirick.com Editing and Mixing:Henry Lavoie: @ya.boy.lavoieRebecca Lavoie: ‪@reblavoie‬Of Partners in Crime Media, that also produces the following outstanding podcasts:Crime Writers On: ‪@CrimeWritersOn ‬These Are Their Stories: The Law and Order Podcast: ‪@lawandorderpod ‬ For Advertising Inquiries Contact: Executive Producer Dennis Robinson dennis.e.robinson@gmail.com

42mins

27 Dec 2016

Rank #15