Tag: military sexual violence

Career Ender: Sexual assault or sexual harassment complaints still prevent advancement

By Jim Klimaski Punishing the transgressor addresses half the problem. Where is meaningful assistance for the victim?  The Tailhook scandal occurred over 20 years ago. At least 83 women and seven men were identified as having been sexually assaulted at the Navy/Marine Corps…Read More »

Revised regs on sexual assault, involuntary psych evaluations

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

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 »