Archive for Tag: Sexual Assault Victim’s Bill of Rights

Assembly to vote on Bill of Rights for survivors of sexual assault next week

TRENTON, N.J. – The state Assembly on Monday will consider a bill to create a bill of rights for sexual assault survivors. More than 1.8 million people, nearly 20 percent of the state’s population, are survivors of sexual violence. The vote is scheduled for 1 p.m. The bill, sponsored...

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Bill of Rights for survivors of sexual assault advances

TRENTON, N.J. – Nearly 20 percent of the state’s population, more than 1.8 million people, are survivors of sexual violence. Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz’s “Sexual Assault Victim’s Bill of Rights,” which cleared the Assembly Judiciary Committee today, seeks to ensure that sexual assault survivors can understand and access their full...

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