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  • 'Tea Party' Marine sues Pentagon to stop discharge

    04/04/2012 11:34:50 AM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 5 replies
    Fox 5 San Diego ^ | April 4, 2012 | Walter Morris
    'Tea Party' Marine sues Pentagon to stop discharge SAN DIEGO - A Camp Pendleton Marine is taking Defense Department brass to federal court, saying he is being hounded out of the service for exercising his First Amendment rights. Attorneys representing Sgt. Gary Stein filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense, Sec. of the Navy Ray Mabus, and Brigadier Gen. Daniel D. Yoo. "I can confirm that my lawyers on behalf of me are filing a lawsuit in federal court," Stein said told Fox 5 Tuesday afternoon. The 9-year Marine veteran is working with the ACLU and U.S. Justice...
  • Navy files charges against sailor who refused to board ship

    03/25/2005 9:57:41 PM PST · by Former Dodger · 25 replies · 887+ views
    Boston Globe ^ | 03/25/05 | SETH HETTENA (AP)
    SAN DIEGO - A Navy sailor who refused to board a Persian Gulf-bound ship because of his opposition to the war in the Iraq will face a special court-martial - the military equivalent of a civilian misdemeanor trial, the Navy announced Friday.