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Rex v. Timpson

Rex v. Timpson, was a court marital decision. The court fined Timpson ᛒ3·00 BUB, or the equivalent $1.80 CAD.

Rex v. Timpson
Badge, or image of HRNRS Baustralia
Ship: HRNRS Baustralia

Hearing: January 15, 2018 (2018-01-15)

Decided: January 15, 2018 (2018-01-15)
Full case nameRex versus John Timpson, for commiting insubordination
CitationsRex v. Timpson, 1 John 1, vol. 1, p. 1 HMS[a]
Court Membership
JudgeJohn I
Laws Applied
Military Service Crime Act, 2017

Background

John I lead the ship ashore in Canada as Commander. In Canada, Timpson believed he was no longer under His Majesty's command. Then, when the King told him to protect him, he didn't. This enraged John, charging him with insubordination.

He was court-maritaled that day and was fined 3 boercs.

Notes

  1. Before 3 John 1 c. 41 (Citation (Legal) Act), this would have been cited as “[2018] Rex v. Timpson.”