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Revised VA Rules Help Ex-Sailor Wake From 27-year Nightmare

Stars and Stripes reports:

One rainy night in 1985, Navy Seaman Katherine Glover was raped while on duty at a NATO base in Italy. Ashamed, fearful of losing her security clearance, and distrustful of her male superiors, Glover didn’t report the attack. She says she didn’t breathe a word of the trauma until 2002, when she finally told a representative from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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