Well, sexual assault victims its in! One of the JAG officers that might represent you in the Marines feels your full of crap. Apparently what you had to say is irrelevant and doesnt fit the narrative of this female marine JAG officer who feels sexual assault is not a problem in her branch. We will follow up with the statistics of sexual assault in the Marine Corps to see if it is a problem. In our world one assault is a problem. In this JAG officers opinion it appears as if not is not enough to make it a problem. Please read the article below and you decide!
According to the Washington Times -
The month it was released, Capt. Lindsay Rodman, a Marine Corps judge advocate, wrote an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal titled “The Pentagon’s Bad Math on Sexual Assault.” “The truth is that the 26,000 figure is such bad math — derived from an unscientific sample set and extrapolated military-wide — that no conclusions can be drawn from it,” Capt. Rodman wrote. “It is disheartening to me, as a female officer in the Marine Corps and a judge advocate devoted to the professional practice of law in the military, to see Defense Department leaders and members of Congress deal with this emotionally charged issue without the benefit of solid, verifiable data.”
Capt. Rodman is a Marine Corps judge advocate stationed at U.S. Marine Headquarters in Arlington, Va. Her opinions do not reflect the position of the Defense Department or the Marine Corps.
Read more: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/apr/6/doubts-on-militarys-sex-assault-stats-as-numbers-f/#ixzz37P09rRfR
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