Eric Graham http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Charges To Be Dropped Against One Defendant in Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/charges-be-dropped-against-one-defendant-naval-academy-sexual-assault-case <p>WASHINGTON (AP) - A lawyer for a woman at the center of a sexual assault case involving two U.S Naval Academy midshipmen says military prosecutors plan to recommend dropping a charge against one of the men.</p><p>The lawyer, Ryan Guilds, said prosecutors told the woman and her lawyers Thursday they intend to recommend dropping the charge against Midshipman Eric Graham of Alabama.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:39:06 +0000 Don Rush 47462 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Charges To Be Dropped Against One Defendant in Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case Court Martial Set for Sexual Assault Case at Naval Academy http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/court-martial-set-sexual-assault-case-naval-academy <p>WASHINGTON (AP) - A court-martial has been scheduled for February for a U.S. Naval Academy student accused of aggravated sexual assault.</p><p>Midshipman Josh Tate appeared at an arraignment Monday at the Washington Navy Yard.</p><p>The court-martial is scheduled to begin Feb. 10.</p><p>The case stems from an April 2012 party at an off-campus house in Annapolis. The alleged victim had been drinking heavily and has testified that she cannot remember having sex with Tate.</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:41:39 +0000 Don Rush 44089 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Court Martial Set for Sexual Assault Case at Naval Academy Courts Martial Recommended in Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/courts-martial-recommended-naval-academy-sexual-assault-case <p>ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The U.S. Naval Academy superintendent says two of three midshipmen should face a court-martial in a sexual assault case.</p><p>Vice Adm. Michael Miller on Thursday said he has referred the cases of Midshipmen Eric Graham and Joshua Tate to general court-martial. He decided not to refer Midshipman Tra&#39;ves Bush.</p><p>The case of the former football players has drawn attention at a time when the White House, Congress and Pentagon are focusing on sexual assaults in the military.</p><p>The case stems from an alcohol-fueled April 2012 party at an off-campus house.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:49:46 +0000 Don Rush 42702 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Courts Martial Recommended in Naval Academy Sexual Assault Case