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Video: Levin: Nixing commanders' role could "weaken" response to sexual assault

There are 2 comments on the CBS News story from Jun 12, 2013, titled Video: Levin: Nixing commanders' role could "weaken" response to sexual assault. In it, CBS News reports that:

Senate Armed Services Committee chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., said today that he does not support an amendment that would remove the responsibility for prosecuting sexual assault cases from the military chain of command, saying such a step could "weaken" efforts to combat sexual assault because commanders are more likely to prosecute than ... (more)

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“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#1 Jun 12, 2013
B.S.

It's just the old boys network protecting each other as usual.

As a 20+ year veteran, I'm disgusted, but not at all surprised.
conservative crapola

Orefield, PA

#2 Jun 12, 2013
33% of cases attempted rape, 33% rape. And it's believed only 15% of all sexual assaults are even being reported. How could it be any weaker?

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