Elements of the Offenses

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Instructions on findings shall be given before or after arguments by counsel, or at both times. R.C.M. 920(b).

  1. Chapter 3 of the Benchbook contains the instructions on the elements of the offense.
  2. The timing is within the sole discretion of the military judge. R.C.M. 920(b) discussion.