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NBC Nightly News: Air Force Sexual Abuse Trial Gets Underway

Brian Williams and Jim Miklaszewski report on sexual assault in the military, with Protect Our Defedenders Advocacy Board member Jen Norris and Honorary Chair Congresswoman Jackie Speier:

Lackland Air Force Base trainers are under investigation for sexual assaults against 31 recruits. NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski speaks with one victim from another case who said she was drugged and raped by a recruiter in Maine, but she felt powerless to fight back.

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