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JAGs gone wild: Joint edition

What a week for JAGs: Two specializing in dealing with sexual assault issues are being investigated for sexual assault or battery. Plus the BG Sinclair case explodes in several different directions. At some point you need to wonder about the decisions being made by senior leaders. It reminds me of a few years ago when ...

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What a week for JAGs: Two specializing in dealing with sexual assault issues are being investigated for sexual assault or battery. Plus the BG Sinclair case explodes in several different directions. At some point you need to wonder about the decisions being made by senior leaders.

It reminds me of a few years ago when it developed that one of the Air Force’s top lawyers had been disbarred in civilian life.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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