|Major James Weirick, USMC|
The controversy is one in a growing string of issues arising from the availability of contemporary technology in the battlespace, including headcams, smartphones, digital cameras, social media, and fast internet access. Balancing that availability and expectations of personal autonomy among military personnel against operational demands will continue to challenge commanders and judge advocates. Mere embarrassment to the government has not been an acceptable basis for withholding information under the Freedom of Information Act.
Post a Comment
Comments are subject to moderation and must be submitted under your real name. Anonymous comments will not be posted (even though the form seems to permit them).