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New law named for Vanessa Guillén will revamp military investigations into sexual assault, harassment

On Monday, President Biden signed the National Defense Authorization Act, enacting provisions of the “I Am Vanessa Guillén Act.” The new law takes effect Jan. 1.

By Ren Larson, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica
People gathered at a mural and memorial honoring Army Specialist Vanessa Guillén at Taqueria del Sol on Sunday, July 5, 2020.

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