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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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Woman Fights Off Man Who Tried To Assault Her

Prince George’s County Police are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a woman in Capitol Heights.

11/29/2013

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Senate Backs Changes To Fight Sexual Assault In The Military

A dramatic rise in the number of reported sexual assaults in the military has lawmakers taking action. Some Senators are backing sweeping changes to how those cases are prosecuted.

11/20/2013

Laura Neuman

Anne Arundel Executive Goes From Rape Victim To Role Model

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman is a politician on the move–an amazing achievement since 30 years ago, a brutal rape nearly destroyed her.

11/19/2013

Joey Poindexter

Police: Suspect Targets Drunk Beer Pong Players, Sexually Assaults Them

A bizarre case involving sex assault and beer pong in Maryland. Police arrested a 38-year-old man they say targeted men who had too much to drink.

11/13/2013

Joey Poindexter

Man Charged With Sexual Assault In Gaithersburg

Montgomery County Police say a man has been charged in an alleged sexual assault of another man after the two met at a College Park bar during a beer pong tournament.

11/12/2013

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Police Officer Arrested On Sex Assault Charges

A Prince George’s County police officer has been charged in Calvert County with sexual assault and other offenses.

11/07/2013

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Lawmakers Demand Change In How Military Handles Sex Assault Cases

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.

11/06/2013

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Court-Martial Date Set In Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case

A court-martial has been scheduled for February for a U.S. Naval Academy student accused of aggravated sexual assault.

11/04/2013

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Lt. Gov. Brown To Discuss Domestic Violence Prevention

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is scheduled to discuss domestic violence prevention as part of his campaign for governor.

10/29/2013

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2 Former Vanderbilt Football Players Accused Of Rape Get August Trial

Attorneys Wednesday set a trial date for two of four former Vanderbilt football players charged with raping an unconscious fellow student.

10/17/2013

Vice Adm. Michael Miller

Bias Alleged In Naval Academy Case

A lawyer for a U.S. Naval Academy student accused of sexual assault is asking a federal judge to remove the school’s superintendent from the case out of concern he could be biased from political pressure due to the heightened focus on the sexual assault problem in the military.

10/16/2013

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