TITLE

Florence Holway's story

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, Edie
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
Yankee;Apr93, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the experiences and subsequent actions of Florence Holway, a 76-year-old New Hampshire women who was raped and beaten on the night before Easter of 1991 by 25-year-old John LaForest. Her account of the crime; Why she decided to go public about the rape a few months after it occurred; Different ways the ten New Hampshire counties dealt with rape; How she is crusading for a national mandatory sentence for rape; New Hampshire's new, tougher rape laws; More.
ACCESSION #
9304070478

 

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