1. Here is Victoria Sanders, a U.S. Army veteran who was raped early in her service career, describing being harassed after reporting her rape:
Sanders was speaking before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Health Friday. The hearing was on “Safety for Survivors: Care and Treatment for Military Sexual Trauma.”
2. Here’s Sanders’ full statement to the committee:
- France's highest court has reversed the burkini ban imposed on a town near Nice, a human rights group lawyer said.
- Hillary Clinton came closer than ever to attacking Donald Trump's character and tied her opponent to the "alt-right" movement.
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