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Politics, Society

Major court decision shakes military justice system

Certain court martials declared unconstitutional. A military appeals court has made a ruling with major implications for Canada’s military justice system. Last week the tribunal ruled that certain types of criminal cases are beyond the purview of the court martial» 

Society

Special forces commander fined for accidentally firing gun on Iraq front line

A court martial found the commander of Canada’s elite special forces guilty of accidentally firing his weapon during a visit to Iraqi frontlines and fined him $2,000 on Tuesday. Maj.-Gen. Michael Rouleau had pleaded guilty after he was charged under»