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judge advocate general (J.A.G.)

n. a military officer who advises the government on courts-martial and administers the conduct of courts-martial. The officers who are judge advocates and counsel assigned to the accused come from the office of the judge advocate general or appointed by it to work certain court-martials. (See: court-martial, judge advocate)

JAG

abbreviation for JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL.
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The Department of the Navy Office of General Counsel and the Navy JAG Corps work closely together as one legal team to support the Navy across the globe.
With Veterans Day being observed this week, veterans and a noted legal placement pro praise the skills and experience developed while serving in JAG or in other military roles.
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Recommendation: Recognizing that DOJ is already engaged in efforts to refine its Recovery Act JAG performance measures in the Performance Measurement Tool (PMT), and to better monitor Recovery Act JAG program performance and demonstrate results through use of this instrument, the Acting Director of the Bureau of Justice Assistance should, in revising the department's Recovery Act JAG performance measures, consider, as appropriate, key attributes of successful performance measurement systems, such as clarity, reliability, linkage, objectivity, and measurable targets.
Despite a less than stellar record in that civvie job (the Westray Mine Inquiry was Pitzul's legacy) he was lured back into the ranks as the JAG with the objective of cleaning up after the Somalia scandal.
The efforts of JAG to find a community-based solution to the Sydney tar ponds have produced a wealth of interesting documents.
No one ever asks the local JAG if it is acceptable to shoot a detainee: everyone knows that it is illegal.
Avonbridge, sent off the 3-1 favourite, was quickly into his stride and he set a swift pace as Johnny Murtagh settled Baron's Pit on the heels of the leader with Fayr Jag just behind.
Specifically, JAG will acquire Toray Medical's home oxygen therapy business and consolidate it with its wholly owned subsidiary VitalAire Japan as of October 1.
For this reason I feel kind of foolish asking it, but, what is the purpose of a jag and how should it be used?