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Jeffrey Sinclair Sexual Assault

Colleges vs. Military: Who's Worse at Prosecuting Sexual Assaults?

Shanlon Wu | Posted 06.08.2014 | College
Shanlon Wu

Sexual assaults are among the most difficult and complex cases in the criminal justice system. Allowing untrained amateurs to work on these cases is demeaning to victims and unfair to those accused. Then they should get out of the way and let professionals do the job.

Army General Fined $20,000 In Sexual Assault Case, Avoids Jail Time

AP | JEFFREY COLLINS and MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Army general at the center of a sexual misconduct case that put the military justice system itself on trial was spared p...

Army General Plea Deal Includes Dropping Of Sexual Assault Charges

AP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics

Defense attorneys say an Army general has agreed to a plea deal that includes the dropping of sexual assault charges against him. A news release Su...

Army General Accused Of Sexual Assault Faces New Hearing

AP | EMERY P. DALESIO | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The case of an Army general accused of sexually assaulting a female captain under his command is set to return to a Fort Bragg ...

Army General's Accuser Faces Questioning In Sexual Assault Trial

Reuters | Posted 05.10.2014 | Politics

By Colleen Jenkins FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 10 (Reuters) - A captain, whose sexual-assault allegations against a U.S. Army general made...

Jeffrey Sinclair's Accuser Was Ambitious Soldier Too

AP | JEFFREY COLLINS and MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 03.09.2014 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Army captain who has accused Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair of sexually assaulting her during their three-year relations...

Jeffrey Sinclair Sex Trial Begins

Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

By ALLEN G. BREED AND MICHAEL BIESECKER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — With the Pentagon under increased scrutiny over revelation...

General Denies Sexual Assault Charge, Pleads Guilty On 3 Lesser Counts

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — As his court-martial got underway, an Army general accused of sexual assault pleaded guilty to three lesser charges Thursday...

Trial Set To Begin For General Facing Sex Charges

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 05.04.2014 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Less than a month before an Army general's trial on sexual assault charges, the lead prosecutor broke down in tears as he to...

Sex Crimes Trial Of Army General Highlights 'Counter-Productive' System

Reuters | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics

By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 3 (Reuters) - The rare court-martial of a U.S. Army general charged with sex crimes wil...

Trial For Army General Facing Sex Charges Delayed

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A court-martial for a U.S. Army general facing sexual assault charges has been postponed for a third time. The trial for Brig....

Jury Selection Begins In Contentious Military Sexual Assault Case

Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

By MICHAEL BIESECKER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FORT BRAGG, N.C. — Jury selection has started at Fort Bragg for a U.S. Army general facing court-marti...

General Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault Charges

AP | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — A U.S. Army general has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges that could send him to prison for life. The Fayetteville ...

Army General Facing Sexual Assault Charges Back In Court

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 08.04.2013 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — Three U.S. Army generals took turns on a witness stand at Fort Bragg Tuesday during a pre-trial hearing for another general f...