An Abuse of Power

Number 15282
Subject Military
Source ABC News 20/20
Year 1998
Publication Date Oct. 23, 1998
Summary 20/20 investigates cases where military personnel allegedly sent to psychiatric wards for blowing the whistle on purported waste, fraud and abuse. Though Congress passed a law specifically outlawing such a practice in 1992 the Army has been slow to comply.
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Pages 10
Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT; Federal government Fraud; Mental health
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