Max McGiffen: Is the Military Above the Law? A Comment on the Overseas Operations Bill

As I write this, the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) BillĀ is on its way to receive Royal Assent. The key aim of this Bill is protect veterans from prosecution. This is accomplished through a couple of legislative provisions: (a) under section 1(4), a presumption that alleged offences were committed more than five years ago,Continue reading “Max McGiffen: Is the Military Above the Law? A Comment on the Overseas Operations Bill”