Treason Defined: What is a Military Tribunal

Cornell Legal Institute shares this code for federal courts: Whoever, owing allegiance to the United States, levies war against them or adheres to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort within the United States or elsewhere, is guilty of treason and shall suffer death, or shall be imprisoned not less than five years and fined under this title but not less than $10,000; and shall be incapable of holding any office under the United States. [1] 18 U.S. Code ยง 2381 – Treason _____________ Treason defined: n. – Violation of allegiance toward one’s country or sovereign, especially the betrayal...

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