16 septembrie 2019

In new book, veteran recounts Army's response to her sexual assault ordeal

stripes.com

NEW LONDON, Conn. (Tribune News Service) — When an Army investigator interviewed Ryan Leigh Dostie after she reported being raped by a fellow soldier, he kept asking her why she didn't say "no." The assault happened in 2002 after a night out with friends. Dostie, a young Army linguist assigned to Fort Polk in Louisiana at the time, said she drank too much that night, but made the right decision to return to the barracks and go to sleep. She awoke to a male soldier sexually assaulting her in her [...]