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Leon Panetta: Military ‘Looked the Other Way’ in Case of Jeremy Goulet, and Santa Cruz Officers Paid the Price

Josh Richman reports for San Jose Mercury News:

Some U.S. military officials “looked the other way” rather than aggressively pursuing rape charges against a sexually troubled soldier who ended up killing two Santa Cruz police officers last week, former U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said at the officers’ funeral Thursday.

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