Marine commander who went viral with criticism of military leaders released from brig

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Cover picture for the articleLieutenant Colonel Stuart Scheller, the Marine officer who went viral for criticizing leaders over the pullout from Afghanistan, was released from the brig Tuesday, according to his attorney and a Marine Corps spokesperson. "Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller Jr. is being released from confinement today, Oct. 5, 2021, as a...

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Martha Bray

Bless your heart for having the guts to stand up for what was right, even unfortunately, at your own expense. I wholeheartedly thank you for your service to me and all citizens of the United States of America!


Speaking as a retired Army 1SG, I totally understand the his frustration and passion. He was 1000% correct and it needed to be said. Unfortunately the rules in the Military are so broad, it was easy for the Marine Corps to find a violation for him to be punished smh. I totally support him and pray he is honorably discharged.

Maf Hoffa

Yup story got too big and public, when you got senators poking around asking questions and doing it on live tv... now the game has changed. They'll have to be very careful how they handle the situation politically.


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