Secured full reversal of court-martial conviction for Air Force Master Sergeant convicted of rape
Mr. Cassara secured full reversal of court-martial conviction for Air Force Master Sergeant convicted of rape. Decision allows Master Sergeant to keep his retirement and rank. Airman was charged with rape. After being convicted at court-martial, he retained Mr. Cassara to handle his appeal. Mr. Cassara succeeded in getting the entire conviction overturned, after learning that the government had failed to turn over relevant medical records of the alleged victim to the defense. Decision allows the NCO to keep his retirement at the rank of Master Sergeant, and to remove his name from the sex offender registry.
- United States v. Stewart (Air Force Court Criminal Appeals, Jan 2006) (PDF)
- MSgt. Stewart was found not guilty at his retrial, and will retire with full rank and back pay.
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