CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 29, 2003
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(Studio: Andrea Koppel) The accusation of the sexual assault of women cadets at the Air Force Academy noted.
(No location given: Gary Tuchman) The Defense Department report on the problem at the Air Force Academy examined; statistics cited; Air Force video shown. [Academy head Brig. Gen. Johnny WEIDA- says this is not a sensationalized issue.] [Female CADET - comments.]
(Studio: Andrea Koppel) Live interview held with attorney for rape victims Jim Cox & former cadet Jessica Brakey about the rape scandal at the Air Force Academy. [From Denver, BRAKEY - talks about being a naive freshman at the academy & was scared to report her rape; describes what happened when she reported her rape after group therapy, the lack of options & the mental health examination of her after she came forward; states she is seeking reinstatement.] [From Denver, COX - says we seek compensation for these ladies.]