16 Apr '18, 10pm

General Accused of Calling Harassment Allegations 'Fake News' Is Fired

Days after announcing that the one-star director of Marine and Family Programs had been placed on administrative leave an investigation into comments he made at a town hall-style meeting, the Marine Corps said Monday that he was removed from his post and reassigned. Brig. Gen. Kurt Stein was placed on leave April 11 after an anonymous complainant alleged he had made inappropriate remarks at an all-hands meeting at Quantico , Virginia, five days before. According to an exclusive report by USA Today , Stein allegedly called allegations of sexual harassment against a Marine officer "fake news" and dismissed them using other crude language. The allegations in question were made by two female civilian employees of the Marine Corps and previously reported by USA Today. A Marine Corps news release Monday stated that Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller had reviewed an inves...

Full article: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/04/16/general-ac...

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