Counsel may comment generally on contemporary history or other matters of common knowledge

  1. uscourtmartiallawyers25United States v. Jones , 11 M.J. 829 (A.F.C.M.R. 1981);
    United States v. Fletcher , 62 M.J. 175 (C.A.A.F. 2005) (references to public figures must be generic and not specific details of sensationalized topics).