war on the rocks

LSD Ring Drug Bust on U.S.S. Reagan

November 23, 2018

Episode Notes:

Up to 14 sailors from the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Ronald Reagan are facing court-martial for allegedly distributing LSD. U.S. Navy Capt. Michael Junge, military professor in the College of Leadership and Ethics at the U.S. Naval War College joins us to get clarity on the situation as well as broader implications.

[ 0:18 ] Introduction
[ 0:43 ] How common
[ 2:16 ] How serious to operations
[ 4:31 ] Ranges of punishment
[ 7:19 ] Military personnel law and shifting societal norms?