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(52) The USATDS SOP cites to twenty-eight separate statutory and regulatory sources and is published by the TDS training branch in Arlington, Va.
The TDS attorney should review the USATDS policy which reflects how and under what circumstances its TDS attorneys will represent complainants and RMOs.
(15) If a USATDS counsel represents a servicemember during a criminal proceeding, and the alleged reprisal is related to that proceeding, the USATDS counsel may assistance the servicemembers in challenging reprisal.
Army's Trial Defense Service (USATDS
) is an example of this independent structure.
Assigned enlisted and support personnel normally will not be assigned legal duties within the local legal office and normally will be assigned to a USATDS
office for at least one year in order to provide a stable defense work environment.