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Title:
Servicemember's legal guide : everything you and your family need to know about the law
Author:
Tomes, Jonathan P.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Fourth edition.
Publication Information:
Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xii, 243 pages : illustrations, forms ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780811729352
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Thoroughly revised with the latest legal guidance. Covers military law and personal legal affairs. Essential for servicemen and women in all branches.


Table of Contents

Forewordp. viii
Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
How to Use This Bookp. xii
Part I Military Statusp. 1
1. Entering the Servicep. 2
2. The U.S. Constitution and the Servicememberp. 10
3. Civil and Other Rightsp. 27
4. Discharge from the Servicep. 38
Part II Your Legal Remediesp. 47
5. Claims and Remediesp. 48
6. Lawsuitsp. 66
Part III What You Need to Know about Criminal Lawp. 81
7. Military Justice and Youp. 82
8. Civilian Criminal Justicep. 102
Part IV Personal Legal Mattersp. 113
9. Your Legal Survival Kitp. 114
10. Marriagep. 131
11. Family Membersp. 138
12. Divorce and Separationp. 147
Part V Propertyp. 159
13. Your Homep. 160
14. Personal Propertyp. 172
Part VI Financial Mattersp. 183
15. Debtp. 184
16. Moneyp. 194
Part VII Reserve Components and Mobilizationp. 207
17. Reserve Componentsp. 208
18. Reservists' Legal Concernsp. 212
Glossaryp. 223
Suggested Readingsp. 236
Indexp. 239

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