Judge-advocate sentence example
- The judge advocate of the fleet is a practising barrister whose function it is to advise the admiralty on all matters connected with courts-martial.
- In 1863 he resumed the practice of law, and in April 1865 was appointed a special judge advocate by the secretary of war to investigate alleged frauds in the recruiting service in western New York.
- The court-martial is, in every case, composed of the commander of the district as president, and four officers, assisted by a judge-advocate (Kriegsgerwhtsrat), who conducts the case and swears the judges and witnesses.
- But although the free settlers prospered, and were enabled to purchase land on very easy terms, they were dissatisfied with the administration of justice, which was in the hands of a judge-advocate assisted by military officers, and with the absence of a free press and representative institutions.
- He makes a note of this action in his report and keeps an additional record in the office of the staff judge advocate.Advertisement
- States that provided judge advocate general county sheriff 's deputy.
- officiating deputy judge advocate appointed ad hoc by the admiralty, the commander-in-chief of the fleet or squadron who convenes the court-martial, or, if no such appointment is made, by the president of the court-martial.
- But though the judge advocate of the fleet does not actually attend the courtsmartial very responsible duties are imposed upon him.
- All cases where the prisoner has pleaded guilty are examined in the admiralty, and if in any case there is any reason to think that there has been any informality or that the prisoner has not understood the effect of his plea, such case is submitted to the judge advocate of the fleet for his opinion.
- The judge advocate of the fleet receives no fees but is remunerated by a salary of £500 per annum.Advertisement
- In accordance with the provisions of Ã¯¿½ 61 of the Naval Discipline Act 1866, in the absence of the judge advocate of the fleet and his deputy, an officiating judge advocate is appointed for each court-martial.
- The officiating judge advocate is usually the secretary of the flagofficer convening the court-martial or some other officer of the accountancy branch.