Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Soldier Who Read Conservative Books Now Faces Charges

Master Sgt. Nathan Sommers, a member of the U. S. Army band, is under fire for reading the works of Mark Levin, Sean Hannity and David Limbaugh, for serving Chic-fil-A at a party and for anti-Obama stickers on his car bumper.
Of course, the Military Distinct of Washington are denying allegations of disciplining Sommers in accordance with Article 15 one day after Sommers made statements to Fox News.
According to this patriot’s superiors, his expression of freedom of speech was “creating unnecessary workplace tension.”
“A member of the U.S. Army Band who said he was reprimanded for having anti-Obama bumper stickers on his personal car, serving Chick-fil-A sandwiches at a party and reading books written by conservative authors is now facing Article 15 charges – which cropped up shortly after he went public with his complaints.
Master Sgt. Nathan Sommers, a decorated soloist with the Army Band, is being charged under a federal law that permits commanding officers to conduct non-judicial proceedings for minor offenses.
Sommers is accused of giving a superior officer the wrong date for a doctor’s appointment. He’s also accused of failing to carry out an order. In order to comply with that order, Sommers would have had to disclose private information about his autistic son’s medical records.
The charges were handed down one day after Sommers told Fox News that he was facing discrimination and persecution because of his conservative political and religious beliefs….”

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