House panel moves to curb military sexual assaults
Members of a House panel angry over sexual abuse problems in the military are set to vote on a bill that would strip commanding officers of their authority to unilaterally change or dismiss court-martial convictions - a change that lawmakers believe will lead to a cultural shift that encourages more victims to step forward.
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#1 May 22, 2013
#2 May 22, 2013
it's about time....and after they are convicted in a military court, they should then be tried in a civilian court. they should not be treated differently than any other us citizen.
#3 May 22, 2013
About ducking time.
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