Lawyer Changes Military's Sexual Assault Rules, Military Not Into It

After years defending soldiers accused of drug crimes and sexual assault, Col. Don Christensen wanted to atone for his sins of freeing men who didn't deserve it. But when he turned the tables, the military was not so pleased. » 11/26/14 5:30pm 11/26/14 5:30pm

Army General's Pension Docked, But He Still Gets Military Retirement

The Army will give Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair a demoted pension. He was accused of sexual assault among other crimes by a female soldier with whom he had an extramarital affair. » 6/20/14 6:40pm 6/20/14 6:40pm

Army General Fined $20,000 But Will Not Go to Prison for Sex Crimes

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair was sentenced Thursday, receiving no jail time. He was reprimanded, whatever that means, and is required to give up his pay of $5,000 a month for four months, for a total of $20,000. He will keep his pension. » 3/20/14 12:10pm 3/20/14 12:10pm

Soldiers Mocked Affair Between General and Subordinate in Gross Skit

As testimony wraps up in the case of Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair, a new story has been revealed: when General Sinclair left the 172nd Infantry Brigade in 2010, his men put on a "raunchy skit" that consisted of one soldier pretending to be Sinclair and the other pretending to be his now-accuser (then mistress) offering… » 3/19/14 1:40pm 3/19/14 1:40pm

Army Sex Crimes Trial Delayed Because of Political Interference

An Army judge said this week that politics had an undue effect on the court-martial of Brigadier General Jeffrey Sinclair, allowing the defense an opportunity to renegotiate with the prosecution over some of Sinclair's lesser charges. » 3/12/14 2:00pm 3/12/14 2:00pm

General Accused of Sexual Assault to Begin Court-Martial on March 3

For Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair, the world is probably melting in a slow, Dali-like nightmare. As it should if any of his many alleged crimes are true. » 1/06/14 10:50am 1/06/14 10:50am

'Godlike' Army General Allegedly Threatened to Kill Woman if She…

Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair is accused of multiple sex crimes involving female subordinates, and his trial is a huge deal, since high-ranking Army generals rarely have to face a court martial or otherwise deal with claims of sexual assault, thus creating a hushed-up rape culture within the military. » 11/07/12 1:40pm 11/07/12 1:40pm

Alleged Rapist Army General's Past Might Be Even Worse Than We Thought

Remember Jeffrey Sinclair, the renowned army general who was charged with an insanely long list of sex crimes — including forcible sodomy and wrongful sexual conduct — back in September? His hearing started today, and it's going as expected (by us, at least): prosecutors are painting a picture of a powerful man who… » 11/05/12 12:35pm 11/05/12 12:35pm

A U.S. Army General Has Been Charged with a Laundry List of Sex Offenses

The military's well-documented sexual assault scandals have just received a horrible new installment — according to the AP, Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair, a veteran of five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate… » 9/26/12 9:15pm 9/26/12 9:15pm