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Judge Finds Naval Academy Student Not Guilty Of Sex Assault Charge

Not guilty. A Naval Academy midshipman is acquitted in the alleged rape of a fellow student at an off-campus party.

03/20/2014

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Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case Enters Day 2

A woman at the center of a sexual assault case involving a former U.S. Naval Academy football player was expected to take the stand for a second day Wednesday at the man’s court-martial, a day after she testified he had told her they had sex, though she doesn’t remember it after a night of drinking.

03/19/2014

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Woman In Naval Academy Sex Assault Case Testifies

The woman at the center of a sexual assault case against a former Naval Academy football player testified Tuesday that the midshipman “kind of laughed” when she asked him if they had sex at an alcohol-fueled party and said: “What? You don’t remember?”

03/18/2014

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Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case Delayed By Snow

The military trial of a former U.S. Naval Academy football player accused of sexually assaulting a classmate has been delayed by winter weather.

03/17/2014

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Midshipman Chooses Judge To Decide Assault Case

Two years after a female midshipman from the U.S. Naval Academy says she was raped at an off-campus party in Annapolis, the court-martial will get underway Monday.

03/14/2014

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Lawyer: Navy Sex Assault Case Will Move Forward

A lawyer representing a former Naval Academy football player accused of sexual assault says the case against his client is going forward after a military judge rejected a request to dismiss it for lack of evidence.

02/26/2014

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Prosecutors Told To Explain Naval Sex Assault Case

A military judge overseeing the case of a former U.S. Naval Academy football player accused of sexual assault told prosecutors Tuesday he wants them to explain how they plan to prove their case, an indication it may not hold up.

02/11/2014

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Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case Back In Court

Attorneys for a former U.S. Naval Academy football player accused of sexual assault are back in court to argue that political pressure influenced the decision to prosecute him.

02/10/2014

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U.S. Naval Academy Head Testifies In D.C.

The U.S. Naval Academy’s head is rejecting suggestions that political pressure influenced him in pursuing sexual assault charges against a football player at the school.

01/24/2014

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March Court-Martial For Naval Academy Midshipman In Sexual Assault Case

The court-martial of a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman accused in a sexual assault case is now scheduled to begin in March after a military judge agreed to delay the proceeding, which had been scheduled for February.

01/14/2014

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Naval Academy Chief Discusses Sexual Assault Case

The U.S. Naval Academy superintendent said Monday that he decided to court-martial two midshipmen in a sexual assault case against a military judge’s recommendation because it is his duty to make sure the charges are fully examined.

12/10/2013

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Bush Allowed To Graduate From U.S. Naval Academy

A U.S. Naval Academy football player who was accused in a sexual assault case but ultimately won’t face a trial has graduated.

11/18/2013

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