Monthly Archives: July 2018

Joint Regional Correctional Facility Continues Human Rights Abuses, Save Our Heroes Files Complaint with the DoD Inspector General.

Joint Regional Correctional Facility Continues Human Rights Abuses, Save Our Heroes Files Complaint with the DoD Inspector General. This past March, SOH submitted a letter of concern to the commander of the Joint Regional Correctional Facility at Fort Leavenworth Kansas, regarding the denial of access and contact with minor children of those detained at that facility . Our March 27th letter, addressed to Army Lieutenant Colonel Karin Watson, informed her of [...]

Military Urine Drug Screens Are Not Infallible

Written by MAJ (ret.) Eric B. Smith, DO, MPH On June 21, 2018 The Military Times published an article entitled, “Troop Drug Dismissals Suspended Due to Lab Contamination Concerns." The concern is over possible cross contamination issues with urine drug samples that were jostled during transit when shipped to the Air Force Drug Testing Laboratory. The halt in troop dismissals was “an abundance of caution,” according to the Deputy Director of [...]