TITLE

RAPE AND DENIAL

AUTHOR(S)
Vachss, Alice
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;11/22/93, Vol. 209 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the U.S. government's response to the increasing number of rape cases and other sexual assaults committed against women. Placement of sex crimes under jurisdiction of state and local law enforcement bureaus; Investigation of rape cases, detention and prosecution of offenders; Ratification of the Violence Against Women Act sponsored by Democratic legislators; Prejudice of police and prosecutors in sex crimes; Problems outlined in "Detours" report.
ACCESSION #
12082442

 

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