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PR: ‘Kangaroo Courts’ on the Loose: SAVE Urges Lawmakers to End Campus Rape Tribunals

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Jon Andrews Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: jandrews@saveservices.org ‘Kangaroo Courts’ on the Loose: SAVE Urges Lawmakers to End Campus Rape Tribunals WASHINGTON / February 14, 2017 – Recent reports at Baylor, Stanford, and Tufts universities reveal campus disciplinary committees lack competent staff, adhere to flawed policies, and suffer from severe conflict of interest problems. [...]

By |February 14th, 2017|Campus, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on PR: ‘Kangaroo Courts’ on the Loose: SAVE Urges Lawmakers to End Campus Rape Tribunals

Culture of Corruption at the OVW: Victims Shortchanged, Taxpayers Cheated

Culture of Corruption at the OVW: Victims Shortchanged, Taxpayers Cheated SAVE Fraud is a major problem facing domestic violence organizations nationwide. Numerous program directors have been convicted of embezzlement – here is a partial listing: Paulette Wang, former treasurer of Asian Women United in Minnesota, pleaded guilty to embezzling $265,000 from her organization. The former executive [...]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Department of Justice, Domestic Violence|Comments Off on Culture of Corruption at the OVW: Victims Shortchanged, Taxpayers Cheated

VAWA Destroys Lives, Families, and Men

VAWA Destroys Lives, Families, and Men  Michael Volpe January 25, 2017 During the campaign, Donald Trump promised to get our budget under control. The claim was met was skepticism since it was light on specifics and seemed aspirational given that our national debt is now approaching $20 trillion. Recently, his team came up with some [...]

By |January 26th, 2017|Domestic Violence, Violence Against Women Act|Comments Off on VAWA Destroys Lives, Families, and Men

SAVE Calls for End of Campus ‘Kangaroo Courts’

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Jonathon Andrews Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: jandrews@saveservices.org SAVE Calls for End of Campus ‘Kangaroo Courts’ WASHINGTON / January 24, 2017 – In the wake of continuing reports of incompetence and neglect, SAVE is calling for a wide-ranging re-evaluation of the role of campus disciplinary committees in adjudicating allegations of felony-level sexual assaults. Last [...]

By |January 24th, 2017|Campus, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on SAVE Calls for End of Campus ‘Kangaroo Courts’

Affirmative Consent for Sex: R.I.P.?

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Email: glauterio@saveservices.org Affirmative Consent for Sex: R.I.P.? WASHINGTON/December 28, 2016 – Following heated debates on campus sexual assault, legislators in 10 out of 11 jurisdictions decided to not enact affirmative consent legislation in their states in 2016. Connecticut was the only state to pass an affirmative consent bill into legislation (1). [...]

By |December 28th, 2016|Campus, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on Affirmative Consent for Sex: R.I.P.?

Why Doesn’t the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) Treat Rape Like a Crime?

Why Doesn’t the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) Treat Rape Like a Crime? SAVE December 15, 2016 Campus rape is a crime – pretty much everyone agrees with that. So why doesn’t the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA – S. 590 and H.R. 1310) contain a single provision that would assure the involvement [...]

By |December 15th, 2016|Campus, Campus Accountability and Safety Act, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on Why Doesn’t the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) Treat Rape Like a Crime?

Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence: Surveying the Damage

Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence: Surveying the Damage SAVE November 28, 2016 On April 4, 2011 the Department of Education Office for Civil Rights released its ground-breaking Dear Colleague Letter (DCL) on sexual violence.[1] From the very beginning, the DCL was controversial, both because it imposed significant new requirements on colleges, and because it [...]

By |November 28th, 2016|Campus, Office for Civil Rights, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence: Surveying the Damage

PR: Wesley College Determination Letter, Presidential Election May Portend Overhaul of Campus Sexual Assault Procedures

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Christopher Perry Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: cperry(at)saveservices.org   Wesley College Determination Letter, Presidential Election May Portend Overhaul of Campus Sexual Assault Procedures WASHINGTON / November 18, 2016 – A recent Determination Letter from the federal Office for Civil Rights, along with impending administrative changes at the Department of Education, highlight the need for [...]

By |November 18th, 2016|Campus, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on PR: Wesley College Determination Letter, Presidential Election May Portend Overhaul of Campus Sexual Assault Procedures

Victim Centered Investigations: COPS/PERF Report Gets It All Wrong

Victim Centered Investigations: COPS/PERF Report Gets It All Wrong Richard Davis November 14, 2016 An early report from the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) documents that before putting any crime prevention program in place. its effectiveness must first be demonstrated:https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles/171676.PDF. But earlier this year the Department of Justice, through its Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), [...]

By |November 14th, 2016|Sexual Assault, Victim-Centered Investigations|Comments Off on Victim Centered Investigations: COPS/PERF Report Gets It All Wrong

PR: Rolling Stone Verdict Highlights Need for State Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus Rape Vigilantism

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Email: glauterio@saveservices.org Rolling Stone Verdict Highlights Need for State Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus Rape Vigilantism WASHINGTON / November 7, 2016 – A federal jury decided on Friday that Rolling Stone magazine was responsible for libel and acted with “actual malice” in its reporting of an alleged gang [...]

By |November 7th, 2016|Campus, False Allegations, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on PR: Rolling Stone Verdict Highlights Need for State Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus Rape Vigilantism