Here is an opinion piece from the woman that a panel of members at Aviano AFB found was the victim of a sexual assault by LTC Wilkerson. The panel’s decision was set aside by the convening authority . . . and the rest is history.
Sen. McCaskill discusses her more modest proposal for military justice reform here:
McCaskill argued that because commanders would be stripped of the decision to prosecute in Gillibrand’s bill, the measure would fail to hold them accountable.
“We just had a fundamental policy difference on whether or not it was going to help victims more to hold the commander accountable or to allow them to walk away,” she said.