Defence Force Discipline Appeal Tribunal decisions can be searched on the Federal Court website by selecting 'Defence Force Discipline Appeal Tribunal' under 'Court'.
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Low v Chief of Navy  ADFDAT 3
MILITARY LAW - whether Court Martial could be satisfied beyond reasonable doubt offence had occurred - whether conviction unsafe or unsatisfactory - whether substantial miscarriage of justice had occurred - refusal of application to sever pleas - unfairness - warning about credibility of complainant's evidence
Green v Chief of Army  ADFDAT 2
CRIMINAL LAW - charge of obtaining financial advantage through false or misleading statement - in connection with an allowance- no mistaken belief as to possessory or proprietary right - defence of right open to applicant EVIDENCE - unsafe and unsatisfactory conviction alleged - new evidence - not admitted - ground not made out
Davis v Chief of Army  ADFDAT 1
CRIMINAL LAW - consensual fight between appellant and victim - appellant charged with assault - whether victim's consent can be relied upon as a defence - absence of consent is not an element of assault as defined by statute - consent may not be relied upon as defence to assault