How to Defeat an AWOL Charge Before the MSPB?

Answer You can defeat an absence without leave (AWOL) charge in an appeal to the Merit Systems Protection Board by either preventing the agency from proving an element of the charge, or by proving either ... Read More »

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How to Win at the MSPB?

The Merit Systems Protection Board is a challenging forum for federal employees to nagivate in protecting their rights. Although agency employers have the burden of proof in taking any adverse acti... Read More »

How to Challenge Witness Credibility Before the MSPB?

At a hearing before a Merit Systems Protection Board, your credibility as an appellant and the credibility of all witnesses is at issue. One of the most important roles the administrative judge hol... Read More »

What is the mspb (merit systems protection board)?

The Merit Systems Protection Board (MSBP) is a government agency that aims to protect the merit system under which federal employees work. MSBP is an independent and bipartisan organization.Mission... Read More »

What is the consequence for going AWOL from a war?

The consequences can be very severe, and you will not be tried in a civilian court under civilian rules. You will be tried by military court and may be incarcerated in military prison.