Post Profile






President Obama Signs First Rape Survivor’s Bill of Rights Into Law

President Obama signed the Survivors Bill of Rights Act into law on Friday, after being passed by Congress on Wednesday night. The Senate passed the bill in May. The law was drafted in support of sexual assault survivors and provides specific rights to those who are survivors of rape and sexual assault in relation to […]
read more

share

Related Posts


If The Senate Can Agree On One Thing, It's Basic Rights For Rape Survivors

News : Huffington Post

The Senate voted unanimously Monday to approve legislation enacting new rights for rape survivors. The Sexual Assault Survivors' Rights Act, sponsored by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), would provide sexual assault victims a right to ...

What The Sexual Assault Survivors’ Rights Act Means For Survivors

Issues & Causes / Feminism : fbomb

The bill unanimously passed in the Senate. There has perhaps never been more visibility about the experiences of sexual assault survivors than in the past few years. From the work of organizations like End Rape on Campus and Know Yo...

The U.S. Is One Step Closer to a Federal Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights

Issues & Causes / Feminism : DoubleX

Sexual-assault survivors will soon have a federal bill of rights if Barack Obama signs a piece of legislation that has already passed through both chambers of Congress. The House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill on Tuesd...

Obama Just Signed a Bill of Rights for Sexual-Assault Survivors

News / Independent News : Mother Jones

President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law the Sexual Assault Survivors' Rights Act, a sweeping piece of legislation that guarantees specific rights for people who have been victimized by a sexual assault. The measure focuses ...

First Sexual Assault Survivor’s Bill of Rights Passes Congress, Obama Is Expected to Sign

United States / Seattle : Slog

by Megan Murnane brandon Bourdages/Shutterstock.com The “Survivors’ Bill of Rights Act” unanimously passed Congress on Wednesday and is on its way to be signed by President Obama. This is the first federal rights bill specifically p...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC