Rear Admiral Tim Giardina was removed from their post at STRATCOM after using gambling that is counterfeit at an Iowa casino. (Image: U.S. Navy)
Here’s something most people would agree with: watching over the nuclear arsenal of the United States is a pretty occupation that is serious. And while we might often believe that our personal everyday lives shouldn’t affect our job status, it makes sense that you would want to leave this kind of obligation in the hands of someone who does not have any skeletons within their wardrobe.
Counterfeit Chips Unbecoming an Officer
That is why whenever it came out that Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina had been under research for reportedly using counterfeit chips at an Iowa casino last year, it took virtually no time at all for him to be suspended in September. Not long after, he had been demoted from three-star ranking to two-star, fired from his job once the deputy commander of US Strategic Command (STRATCOM), and reassigned to an employee officer position in Washington.
Of program, their activities also meant he’d be charges that are facing. Earlier in the day this Giardina was found guilty under the Uniform Code of Military Justice week. Based on a statement from the united states Navy, Giardina was convicted on two counts of ‘conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman.’
‘ The first count involved Giardina lying to an investigator,’ the Navy declaration read. ‘T Continue reading “Navy Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina Discovered Guilty of Gambling Charges”