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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 Expelling Student For Setting Fires

The U.S. Naval Academy says it is in the process of expelling a midshipman accused of setting 11 small fires across the campus.

11/14/2013

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Officer: Conviction Tough In Naval Academy Case

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.

11/13/2013

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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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Academy Football Teams Begin Second Uncertain Week

The service academy football teams are preparing to play this weekend’s scheduled games while still facing some uncertainty because of the partial government shutdown.

10/08/2013

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Judge Won’t Order Superintendent To Recuse Himself From Naval Academy Sex Assault Case

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.

10/07/2013

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Civilian Naval Academy Faculty Return To Work

Classes are returning to normal at the U.S. Naval Academy as all civilian faculty return after being furloughed last week due to the partial federal government shutdown.

10/07/2013

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Calls For Accountability Surround Navy Sex Case

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.

09/24/2013

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Naval Academy Considering Golf Course Improvements

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.

09/23/2013

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Attorneys Wrap Up Naval Academy Sexual Assault Hearing

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.

09/03/2013

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Naval Academy Sex Assault Hearing Postponed A Day

A military hearing on sexual assault accusations against three U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen has been postponed because the alleged victim says she is too fatigued to testify.

08/31/2013

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Lawyers Collide In Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case

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.

08/30/2013

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