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CBA Military Law Section articles are published under the banner Sword and Scale. Members interested in posting articles are encouraged to send them to the Section’s editor.

Editor: Maegan Hough

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Not just a bystander

  • October 12, 2016
  • Heidi Schedler

Sexual harassment and sexual assault within the legal profession are happening far more often than most of us likely want to admit, writes WLF Co-Chair Heidi Schedler. And everyone in the profession has an obligation to make it stop.

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A Recap of the CBA 2016 Military Law Conference

  • July 07, 2016
  • LCol Kimberley Maynard

The 2015–16 CBA Military Law Conference provided an interesting and interactive day of diverse presenters, panels, and points of view on all things military law, with a focus on military justice; and in particular, on sexual assault and victims’ rights.

Military Law

Message from the Chair

  • January 15, 2016
  • Major J. Jason Samson

Major J. Jason Samson makes his first official communication with the members of the Military Law Section since assuming the position of Chair last fall.

Military Law

Message from the Chair

  • March 30, 2015
  • Maj. Sara Collins

Maj. Sara Collins makes her first official communication with the members of the Military Law Section since assuming the position of Chair last fall.

Military Law

2013 Sword and Scale essay winner

  • July 30, 2014
  • James Foy

In the award winning essay, Autonomous Weapons Systems: Taking the Human out of International Humanitarian Law, Dal law student James Foy looks at the challenges raised by AWS and the question of their compliance with international humanitarian law.

Military Law

Message from the Chair

  • July 30, 2014
  • Lt-Cdr Pascal Lévesque

Out-going chair Lt-Cdr Pascal Lévesque provides a wrap-up of the Military Law Section’s activities, recent and upcoming events, and offers thanks to those working hard on the Section’s behalf.

Military Law