in the united states XXXXXX court of criminal appeals
10AAppA.eps to the honorable, the judges of the united states XXXXXX court of criminal appeals 1. Pursuant to Article 69 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, 10 U.S.C. § 869 (1994) and the Rules of Practice and Procedure for Courts of Criminal Appeals, Rule 2 (b), the record of trial in the above-entitled case is forwarded for review. 2. The accused was found guilty by a (type of court-martial) of a violation of Article(s) XXXX of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, and was sentenced to (include entire adjudged sentence) on (insert trial date). The convening authority (approved the sentence as adjudged) (approved the following findings and sentence: XXXXXX). The officer exercising general court-martial jurisdiction (where applicable) took the following action: XXXXXX. The case was received for review pursuant to Article 69 on (date). 3. In review, pursuant to Uniform Code of Military Justice, Article 66, it is requested that action be taken with respect to the following issues: [set out issues here] XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX The Judge Advocate General Received a copy of the foregoing Direction for Review this XXXXXX (date). XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Appellate Government Counsel XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Address and telephone number XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Appellate Defense Counsel XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Address and telephone number
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