CORE CRIMINAL LAW SUBJECTS: Crimes: Article 110 - Improper Hazarding of Vessel


United States v. Henderson, 59 MJ 350 (the elements of Article 110, UCMJ, improper hazarding of vessel, are (1) that a vessel of the armed forces was hazarded in a certain manner; and (2) that the accused by certain acts or omissions, willfully and wrongfully, or negligently, caused or suffered the vessel to be hazarded; willfully hazarding a vessel is a non-mandatory capital offense, punishable by death or such other punishment as a court-martial may direct; negligently hazarding a vessel is a lesser-included, noncapital offense, punishable by dishonorable discharge, forfeiture of all pay and allowances, and confinement for 2 years).

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