January 18, 2021

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces   Introduction Compulsory release has been in the news frequently of late.  Over the past […]
January 7, 2021

Some unsolicited advice for the incoming Chief of the Defence Staff …

Some unsolicited advice for the incoming Chief of the Defence Staff …   Admiral McDonald: First, let me again congratulate you on being named the 18th […]
November 18, 2020

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response On 18 November 2020, the Canadian Forces quietly cancelled Defence Administrative Order and Directive (DAOD) 5019-5 […]
October 13, 2020

Discretion is the Better Part of (Valour) Statutory Decision-Making – Part II

Discretion is the Better Part of Valour Statutory Decision-Making Part II – Discretion and the Code of Service Discipline   In Part I we examined the […]