The Judge Advocates Association American Inn of Court
February 2017 - "The 2016 NDAA Amendments to the UCMJ"
featuring Chief Judge (ret.) Andy Effron of the U.S. Court of
Appeals for the Armed Forces
Date/Time: February 21 @ 19:00
(Social: 18:00 - 19:20 @ Tonic (2036 G. St. NW, Washington, DC
Location: George Washington University
Law School, Law Learning Center Moot Courtroom (LLC009), 2028 G St.
NW, Washington, DC 20052 (Located in the lower level of the white
and glass building next to Tonic)
Topic: In December 2016, Congress adopted the
most extensive changes to the UCMJ in almost 50 years. The
amendments will dramatically alter many features of court-martial
About the Speaker: Andrew Effron has served in
judicial, legislative, and executive positions, including as Chief
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces;
General Counsel and Minority Counsel of the Senate Armed Services
Committee; an attorney in the Department of Defense Office of
General Counsel; a judge advocate in the Army; and a legislative
aide in the House of Representatives. Currently, he is the Director
of the Military Justice Review Group, an organization established
by the Secretary of Defense to undertake a comprehensive review of
the statutes and rules governing the military justice system. He
received his law degree from Harvard Law School, where he served as
Executive Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law
Review, and his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, where he
served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Political Review.
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