Capt. Clement has denied wrongdoing, saying he learned of the desecration only after it happened.
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The attorneys filed a memo from another general, the defendants' commanding general at Camp Lejeune, N.C. He wrote to Gen. Amos in May 2012 seeking approval for how he planned to dispose of some of the desecration cases.
Top Marine Gen. James Amos is accused of interfering in sex assault, desecration cases →