Senate clears military sex assault prosecution bill (11)

CNN World 2014.03.11 02:36
By Ted Barrett, Senior Congressional Producer (CNN) - The U.S. Senate on Monday voted 97 to 0 in approving modest reforms aimed at strengthening prosecution of sex assaults in the military. Last week, senators blocked legislation that would have dramatically altered the way serious crimes in the military, like sexual assault and rape, are handled. The newly approved bill now goes to the House for consideration.
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