Common SJAR and addendum errors:

 

  1. ucmjlawfirm240Inaccurately reflect charges and specifications (especially dismissals, consolidations).
  2. Inaccurately reflect the maximum punishment.
  3. Omit, misapply pretrial confinement ( Allen , RCM 305(k) credit).
  4. Omit, misapply Article 15 ( Pierce ) credit.
  5. Recommend approval of greater than 2/3 forfeitures for periods of no confinement.
  6. Recommend approval (in special courts-martial) forfeitures and fines (cumulatively)in excess of the court-martial’s jurisdictional limit.
  7. Add extraneous (and often erroneous) information.