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  • Air Force two-star general will retire as a colonel

    Maj. Gen. William T. Cooley, the first Air Force general officer to be court-martialed and convicted, will retire as a colonel, with an effective date of June 1, 2023. Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall made the final retirement officer grade determination.  

  • Air Force general sentenced

    A military judge sentenced Maj. Gen. William T. Cooley, former commander of the Air Force Research Laboratory, to a reprimand and forfeiture of $10,910 per month for five months Tuesday, for forcibly kissing a civilian woman.

  • Former commander to face court-martial charge

    A sexual assault charge has been referred to general court-martial in the case of Air Force Maj. Gen. William T. Cooley.The General Court-Martial Convening Authority, Gen. Arnold. W. Bunch, Jr., Air Force Materiel Command commander, referred one charge under the Uniformed Code of Military Justice,