Montana senator says he was being treated for PTSD when he used unattributed work in thesis

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: July 23, 2014 - 7:15 PM

HELENA, Mont. — Sen. John Walsh of Montana said Wednesday his failure to attribute conclusions and verbatim passages lifted from other scholars' work in his thesis to earn a master's degree from the U.S. Army War College was an unintentional mistake caused in part by post-traumatic stress disorder.

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