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Posted: Thu, 2016-02-25 13:48
Recently, there has been media coverage about the 1996 sexual assault allegations against NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning that are now part of a Title IX lawsuit against the...
Posted: Thu, 2016-01-21 13:24
On January 21, Daniel Holtzclaw was sentenced to 263 years, sentences to be served consecutively resulting from his December 10, 2015 conviction of 18 of 36 counts of sexual...
Posted: Fri, 2016-01-15 16:01
The Prison Rape Elimination Act, which applies to most types of correctional and detention facilities, requires facilities to provide access to confidential community based...
Posted: Fri, 2016-01-15 15:58
The 67th Legislature of Washington State convened for regular session on January 11, 2016. Read WCSAP's priorities this session: Legislative Agenda 2016
Posted: Thu, 2015-08-20 11:14
“…Sexual abuse is one of the primary predictors of girls’ entry into the juvenile justice system.” This report lays out three main entry points into...
Posted: Tue, 2015-07-07 15:38
What we have seen over the past year has been the grieving process of a number of communities in the wake of the killings of numerous African American people-men, women,...
Posted: Tue, 2015-06-30 08:36
You might think that it is just a given in prevention work we incorporate discussions around consent since it plays a crucial role in healthy sexuality and communication. Yet...
Posted: Mon, 2015-06-22 13:04
Sexual assault advocates are frequently asked, “But what about false allegations? Don’t they happen all the time?” Learn more about the research and how to...
Posted: Tue, 2015-06-02 12:26
WCSAP has a new resource for advocates providing legal advocacy to survivors in the criminal or civil legal system. You asked us questions in our legal advocacy assessment...
Posted: Fri, 2015-04-24 12:24
In February and March 2015, WCSAP conducted a survey assessment tool of Washington State sexual assault advocacy program staff about advocacy with incarcerated and detained...

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