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Hagel Orders Military Sexual Assault Case Review As Controversy Comes To Congress

Molly O’Toole reports for the Huffington Post on Protect Our Defenders President Nancy Parrish:

The victim in the case, a civilian physician’s assistant who has not been identified, came forward to advocacy organization Protect Our Defenders when she found out that the conviction had been overturned … “She was devastated,” Parrish said Tuesday. “Franklin hadn’t bothered to speak with her as a part of his decision and he hasn’t reached out to her since … Just when she felt like she was getting her life back, this happened.”

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