The records also may give weight to members of Congress pushing to strip senior officers of their authority to decide whether serious crimes, including sexual assault cases, go to trial. Y., chair of the Senate Armed Services personnel subcommittee.
"How many more rapes do we have to endure to wait and see what reforms are needed? She leads a vocal group of lawmakers from both political parties who argue that further reforms to the military's legal system are needed. Alan Metzler, deputy director of the Defense Department's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office, said the department "has been very transparent that we do have a problem." He said a raft of changes in military law is creating a culture where victims trust that their allegations will be taken seriously and perpetrators will be punished.
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