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Why Senator Gillibrand is right about military sexual assault

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The sexual assault problem is a cancer on the military. It’s time to make our military justice system independent from the chain of command in felony cases: this will give confidence to those service members assaulted to come forward in search of justice.

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This article was originally published in MSNBC.

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