ERIC Number: EJ452572
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Suicide and the Military Justice System.
Lande, Raymond G.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v22 n3 p341-49 Fall 1992
Notes that U.S. military policies emphasize humanitarian approach to issue of suicide, yet military law may view suicidal behavior as deviant and may prosecute suicide attempters. Cites convictions of soldiers for attempted and assisted suicides. Reviews recent court decisions and suggests revisions in military law. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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