The Army Court of Criminal Appeals Granted an Alleged Victim’s Petition and Reverses a Military Judge’s Ruling Regarding Mental Health Records

On February 1, 2016, the Army Court of Criminal Appeals released an opinion in the case of United States v. Ducksworth[1], No 201507690. In the Ducksworth case, the alleged victim requested that the appellate court set aside the military judge’s ruling and to declare her mental health records, which had been the subject of the ruling, to be inadmissible at trial.Read the full article