Veterans are repeatedly re-traumatized and held to standards far too high, given the circumstances of sexual assault. While the changes proposed in bills such as H.R. 1092 would go a long way to improving this system, NYLAG attorney Samantha Kubek offers this testimony to share the experiences of our clients of the ways this system often re-traumatizes survivors, the heavy burden placed on veterans and their representatives, and changes that could help alleviate this situation.
On behalf of NYLAG, student advocates file lawsuit against the Department of Education’s new borrower defense rule. NYLAG’s Co-Director, Jane Greengold provides her statement.