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Air Force Sex Scandal

Molly O'Toole

Air Force Quietly Reassigns F-16 Pilot Convicted Of Sexual Assault | Molly O'Toole | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

The Air Force has quietly reassigned Lt. Col. James Wilkerson, an F-16 pilot convicted of aggravated sexual assault before a three-star general overtu...

Molly O'Toole

Lackland Sex Scandal Reaches The House | Molly O'Toole | Posted 01.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Paula Coughlin and Jennifer Norris finished each other's sentences, laughed loudly and put a hand on the other's shoulder. Coughlin is a...

Genearl Speaks Out On Air Force 'Cancer' In Wake Of Sex Scandal

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Likening sexual assault in the Air Force's ranks to a cancer, the service's top officer resolved Wednesday to tackle the problem by...

House Weighs Sexual Assault In Military

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. House Armed Services Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday into s...

We Must Change the Military Justice System

Rep. Jackie Speier | Posted 12.10.2012 | Politics
Rep. Jackie Speier

The Lackland sex abuse scandal is now the most horrific in recent times with more than 40 young patriotic women trainees falling victim to as many as 19 instructors. The Air Force would like to believe the problem is the fault of a few bad apples. It's so much more than that.

Trainer Sentenced In Air Force Sex Scandal

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - A U.S. Air Force training instructor was sentenced to 45 days in jail after confessing...

Tryst Admitted To In Widening Sex Scandal

AP | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO -- An Air Force instructor charged in a widening sex scandal at Lackland Air Force Base has admitted to having a tryst with a boot camp gr...

GOP Rep. Visits Base Rocked By Sex Scandal

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics

By DONNA CASSATA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said the Air Force is diligently investigat...

Air Force Commander Relieved Over Sex Scandal

AP | PAUL J. WEBER and LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — The fallout from a sex scandal at Lackland Air Force Base widened Friday, when the military ousted the top commander over the ba...

Sentencing Given In Air Force Sex Scandal

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Aug 2 (Reuters) - A U.S. Air Force basic training instructor was sentenced to 30 days in jail on Thursday ...

GOP Senator Ends Hold

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House pick for Air Force chief of staff was confirmed by the Senate Thursday as members of Congress continued to press th...

Air Force Instructor Convicted Of Rape, Assault

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO — An Air Force instructor implicated in a sweeping sex scandal at one of the nation's busiest military training bases was convicted ...

Developments Made In Air Force Sex Abuse Trial

Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN ANTONIO -- An Air Force instructor was convicted Friday of rape and sexual assault in a massive sex scandal that has ro...