A FEW INCHES FROM THE YARD: TWO ANNAPOLIS MIDSHIPMEN FACE RAPE COURTS-MARTIAL
Thursday, 10 October 2013
“The case of the former football players has drawn attention at a time when the White House, Congress and Pentagon are focusing on sexual assaults in the military.
“The case was closed in November 2012, but reopened in January, when the alleged victim began cooperating.
“In the midst of the investigation, President Obama emphasized the importance of stamping out sexual assault during his May speech to this year’s graduating class. Susan Burke, the alleged victim’s attorney, went public days later, disclosing the investigation and what her client knew.”