Defending someone's character -- and being proven wrong later -- carries no penalty for America's flag officers.
A Navy SEAL was sentenced to 27 years in federal prison for recording himself molesting a sleeping child.
A reservist stationed at Dover AFB has been charged with raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl.
A soldier in the 82nd Airborne was arrested for allegedly kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl.
The Superior Court panel rejected the appeal by Caleb Barnes in the 2015 killing of 54-year-old Cheryl Silvonek.
The action was spurred by a Texas church massacre that killed 26 people last year.
A sailor assigned to the carrier USS Ronald Reagan was arrested by Tokyo police after being accused of sexual assault.
A soldier who assaulted two Italian police officers, breaking one's teeth, was given a suspended one-year jail sentence.
The alleged incident involves a victim who also is assigned to the base.
Another high-ranking Navy official has become entangled in the "Fat Leonard" bribery scandal, prosecutors announced .