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DEFENCE > Military law
PREFERRED TERM
Military law  
DEFINITION
  • Administering the body of law that relates to the discipline, trial and punishment of defence personnel. Establishing military courts and conducting hearings to determine whether a command is lawful, or if service personnel have met their obligations. Regulating the treatment of prisoners of war and captured civilians in times of war.
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • Courts martial
  • Military courts
  • Military detention
  • Prisoners of war
CONTRIBUTOR
  • KOdea
CREATOR
  • superadmin
URI
https://data.naa.gov.au/def/agift/Military-law
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