EPA Superfunds: Veterans at Risk

May 18, 2009 Read more: Salem-News.com
Veterans and their dependents of the risk of exposure to contaminants and health effects for bases on the EPA National Priority List . Read more

Since: Dec 08

Born in Brooklyn, NY

#1 May 19, 2009
My son Michael Fremer was killed at Fort Polk, La on 2/13/08 because of Army Negligence at the conclusion of a training exercise. The Army can not be held accountable because of the Feres Doctrine. This law needs to be changed. Why is the Army exempt from being held accountable for Negligence? Our young men and woman are risking their lives. This is how our country treats the soldiers and the families?

The Military uses the Feres Doctrine to cover up and protect themselves against Medical Malpractice in the Cases involving Dean Witt and Carmel Rodriguez. It also protects the Military in cases involving Marines being exposed to Toxic chemicals on US Bases on US soil. The Military is exempt from being held accountable on all of these matters. The Feres Doctrine needs to be overturned so the Military is held accountable.


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