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Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again.

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Christian Alvarado, 20, was accused of sexually assaulting a fellow soldier. He wrote in a sworn statement that he had sex with the woman because she was drunk. Had the case been handled by civilians and not the military, his admission could have been enough evidence to quickly issue an arrest warrant.
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Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again.

"Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again." was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.This story includes descriptions of sexual assault and physical violence.This article is co-published with ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses o…

4 months ago·Panama City, United States
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Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again.

This story includes descriptions of sexual assault and physical violence.This article is co-published with ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up for ProPublica’s Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox as soon as they are published.Also, sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news.If you or someone you know has been s…

4 months ago·San Antonio, United States
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Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again.

An analysis shows U.S. soldiers are more likely to be locked up ahead of trial for drug offenses than for sexual assault in a system that gives commanders control.

4 months ago·Dallas, United States
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Twice accused of sexual assault, his Army commanders let him go; he attacked again

An analysis by ProPublica and the Texas Tribune reveals that soldiers in the Army are more likely to be locked up ahead of trial for drug offenses than for sexual assault under a system that gives commanders control.

4 months ago·Washington, United States
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Twice accused of sexual assault, commanders let him go. He attacked again

WARNING: This story includes descriptions of sexual assault and physical violence.

4 months ago·San Antonio, United States
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Twice accused of sexual assault, he was let go by Army commanders. He attacked again.

A first-of-its-kind analysis reveals that soldiers in the Army are more likely to be...

4 months ago·Austin, United States
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KSAT 12
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Army Times
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