Tag: military sexual violence

Military (In)Justice: Real problems, phony answers (Op-Ed)

By | 05/10/2013

This article is an official statement of the Military Law Task Force and represents its views. The author is a founder of the Task Force, and currently serves on its steering committee. In the aftermath of the reports that Air Force Lt.…Read More »

Revised regs on sexual assault, involuntary psych evaluations

By | 03/30/2013

DoD has reissued DoD Instruction 6495.02, Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Program Procedures, dated March 28, 2013, adding requirements of the National Defense Authorization Act. In addition, DoD recently reissued its Instruction on involuntary psychiatric evaluation and hospitalization, DoD Instruction 6490.04, Mental Health…Read More »

March 2013 issue of On Watch now online

By | 03/30/2013

The latest issue of MLTF’s quarterly newsletter, On Watch, released to subscribers a month ago, is now available to the pubic. XXIV.1 March 2013 Contents: The Basics of Navigating the VA Vets Sue Army Over Less Than Honorable Discharges  MLTF news and…Read More »

2013 NDAA: New Policies on Military Sexual Assault

By | 02/28/2013

by Kathleen Gilberd On January 2, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2013 (“NDAA”), infamous in civil rights circles because it allows indefinite detention of US citizens based on suspicions of supporting terrorism. On the other hand,…Read More »

December 2012 issue of ‘On Watch’ now online

By | 12/27/2012

The latest issue of MLTF’s quarterly newsletter, On Watch, released to subscribers a month ago, is now available to the pubic. XXIII.4 December 2012 Contents: Advocacy to address sexual assault in the military Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES) update Update on Bradley Manning…Read More »