A U.S. Naval Academy football player who was accused in a sexual assault case but ultimately won’t face a trial has graduated.
Military prosecutors have the “difficult, if not impossible,” task of proving two former U.S. Naval Academy football players sexually assaulted a midshipman because the woman’s contradictory and misleading testimony damaged her credibility, according to an investigating officer’s report obtained by The Associated Press.
Taking a tough stand against sexual assaults in the military. Lawmakers are demanding that decisions about assault cases be taken out of the chain of command—this after a Pentagon survey uncovered that tens of thousands of military members were victims of unwanted sexual contact but didn’t report it.
A court-martial has been scheduled for February for a U.S. Naval Academy student accused of aggravated sexual assault.
A federal judge has denied a request by a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman accused of sexual assault to recuse the academy’s superintendent from the case.
New developments in the high-profile sexual assault case at the Naval Academy. Two midshipmen will face a court-martial, while charges will be dropped against a third.
Army, Navy and Air Force might be forced to skip their football games next weekend because of the partial government shutdown.
A sailor who graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis was one of two people killed in the crash of a Navy helicopter Sunday in the Red Sea.
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.
The Naval Academy is considering more than $6 million in renovations to the Naval Academy Golf Club, including improvements to the course’s irrigation system, grass and practice areas.
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.
Testimony continued Monday in the sexual assault hearing of three U.S. Naval Academy football players accused of raping a fellow midshipman at a party.