January 19, 2007 - Gives birth to a baby girl she names Dakota Ann Robinson. The father is Wes Robinson. The couple named their child in honor of Lynch's friend, Army Spc. Lori Piestewa of Tuba City, Arizona, who was the first woman to be killed in combat in Iraq. Piestewa's middle name was Ann, and Dakota which means friendship or ally.
April 24, 2007 - Lynch testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform about misinformation surrounding her capture and rescue in 2003 and the effect it had on her.