August 1, 2019
CHILD VICTIMS ACT - One Year Retroactive Revival Window Begins August 14, 2019
May 27, 2019
February 4, 2019
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL releases report on the investigation of sexually abused patients of Dr. Archibald.
Many victims want to know: What information does Rockefeller University have regarding the victims files?
New York State Passes Child Victims Act
What Does this Mean for Survivors?
October 22, 2018
Child Victim’s Act
Survivors of child sexual abuse and sexual assault often do not recover memories of the abuse until well into adulthood. (See here). For numerous reasons, survivors are unable to speak about, report, or...
June 7, 2018
Kat Thomas's Sexual Assault in the Military Article for Trial Magazine
June 2018 - American Association for Justice, TrialMagazine
Roadblocks to Justice
Survivors of military sexual assault along with advocates, plaintiff attorneys, and legislators continue to fight to remove barriers to justice.
April 14, 2018
NYPD Special Victims Division (SVD) Fails Victims of Sex Crimes
On March 27, 2018, the City of New York, Department of Investigation (DOI) Released a 163-page report, An Investigation of NYPD’s Special Victims Division—Adult Sex Crimes. The DOI found,
"... compelling evidence that SVD faces significant systemic problems cause...
March 8, 2018
HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY!
To all of the amazing women in the world, you give me the courage and strength to carry on the fight against injustice and bringing an end to sexual violence.
Thank you for standing up even when your knees shake, for speaking even when your words fumble, and going bold..
January 29, 2018
Nationwide Survey on the Difficulties Survivors Face When Trying to Report
It takes tremendous courage to report rape and sexual assault to the police.
Unfortunately, many survivors who report to police are met with hostility, victim-blaming, gender bias, racial bias, perceived immigration status bias, disbelief in the truth of their report,...