14 octombrie 2020

Is Rape in the Military Punishable by Death? US Supreme Court Considers Question


In May 2005, after a night spent drinking at Mountain Home Air Force Base , Idaho, Air Force Capt. Michael Briggs went to the room of a junior service member and forced her to "have sex with him, even though she said 'no' and 'stop' and tried to roll away," according to court documents.The airman did not formally report the sexual assault at the time, but decided eight years later that she would and contacted Air Force investigators. She was able to obtain a confession from Briggs, then a [...]