Governor Deval Patrick swore-in Major General L. Scott Rice as Adjutant General of the Massachusetts National Guard on Friday.
The head of the National Guard, who retired amid rape accusations exposed by the I-Team, will collect a big pension.
The commander of the Massachusetts National Guard has resigned, six months after a woman accused him of rape nearly 30 years ago.
The former Army soldier who claims she was raped by Joseph Carter, who rose to become the leader of the Massachusetts National Guard, is back in Massachusetts fighting to see that justice is served.
Police officers and soldiers who served under General Joseph Carter say they have been retaliated against.
Major General Scott Rice’s appointment comes less than one week after the I-Team revealed General Joseph Carter is under investigation for rape.
Major General L. Scott Rice was named the interim commander of the Massachusetts National Guard Wednesday.
The U.S. Army is declining to confirm statements by state officials that it is investigating allegations that the head of the Massachusetts National Guard raped a subordinate in Florida nearly 30 years ago.
A man who was with General Joseph Carter on the night in question tells the I-Team he remembers Pelletier, but can’t discuss the case because he’s been questioned by federal investigators.
The commander of the Massachusetts National Guard has been placed on leave by Gov. Deval Patrick because a woman has accused him of rape nearly 30 years ago.