A federal lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. Naval Academy superintendent, asking him to recuse himself from a sexual assault case involving three Midshipmen. But a judge ruled not to interfere.
The case of three former U.S. Naval Academy football players accused of sexually assaulting a fellow midshipman at an off-campus toga party has renewed calls for academy leaders to face tough accountability as the military tries to curb what has become a persistent and embarrassing problem.
Attorneys for a midshipman at the center of a sexual assault case against three ex-Navy football players have asked in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday that the Naval Academy’s superintendent not be involved in the decision of whether the men will be court-martialed.
The hearing of three midshipmen accused of sexually assaulting a classmate is coming to a close. Now the case is sparking outrage with one women’s group over the line of questioning the victim faced.
Defense attorneys on Friday accused an outspoken lawyer of using a Naval Academy sexual assault case to further her own crusade against how the military handles the problem.
As WJZ first reported, the U.S. Naval Academy is overhauling its sexual assault prevention program. Beginning this fall, a strong anti-assault message will be sent to midshipmen from day one.
New developments in the alleged rape case at the Naval Academy in Annapolis. Just days after the accuser spoke publicly about the case on WJZ, formal charges are filed.
The victim in a sexual assault investigation at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis is speaking out.
Midshipmen from the United States Naval Academy are arriving by sail in Charleston.
It’s time for the annual Herndon Monument climb.
Before five U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen spend the rest of their careers on water, they’ll be trying to avoid it at all costs.
Midshipmen in their first year at the U.S. Naval Academy are scheduled to take part in the school’s Sea Trials training exercise.