Tag: sexual assault

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE REPORT ON MILITARY SEXUAL ASSAULT

BY KATHLEEN GILBERD       On May 2, 2019 the Department of Defense (DoD) released its congressionally-mandated report on sexual assault in the military for fiscal year 2018. The executive summary and introduction are available at nlgmltf.org/military–law/2019/military–annual–report–sexual–assault/. While the report praised existing…Read More »

New guidance on discharge upgrade applications related to mental health, TBI, sexual assault and sexual harassment

The Department of Defense has issued a new guidance on discharge upgrade applications based on mental health conditions, traumatic brain injury, sexual assault, and sexual harassment.  In the past few years, the department has issued guidance for consideration of post-traumatic stress disorder…Read More »