TITLE

Taking on Sexual Assault

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Lauren
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
U.S. News Digital Weekly;6/7/2013, Vol. 5 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval by the U.S. House Armed Services Committee of a legislation that would address the growing problem of sexual assaults in the military. It says that the legislation would impose a minimum punishment for those convicted of sex-related crimes, including dismissal or dishonorable discharge from office. It adds that it will also prevent military commanders from reversing rape and assault convictions.
ACCESSION #
88055069

 

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