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Article 134 - (Quarantine: medical, breaking)
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Text.

See Paragraph 60.

Elements.

(1) That a certain person ordered the accused into medical quarantine;

(2) That the person was authorized to order the accused into medical quarantine;

(3) That the accused knew of this medical quarantine and the limits thereof;

(4) That the accused went beyond the limits of the medical quarantine before being released therefrom by proper authority; and

(5) That, under the circumstances, the conduct of the accused was to the prejudice of good order and discipline in the armed forces or was of a nature to bring discredit upon the armed forces.

Explanation. None.

Lesser included offenses.

(1) Article 134—breaking restriction

(2) Article 80—attempts

Maximum punishment. Confinement for 6 months and forfeiture of two-thirds pay per month for 6 months.

Above Information from Manual for Court Martial, 2002, Chapter 4, Paragraph 100

 

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