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Rights Group Petitions Senate Over Campus Sexual Assault

Rights Group Petitions Senate Over Campus Sexual Assault Ashe Schow June 30, 2016 Students accused of campus sexual assault deserve a meaningful chance to defend themselves, which is why a due process rights group is petitioning members of the Senate over federal directives surrounding the issue. Stop Abusive and Violent Environments has created a petition [...]

By |July 1st, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Action Alert, Dating Violence, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Discrimination, Event, Free Speech, Media, Office for Civil Rights|Comments Off on Rights Group Petitions Senate Over Campus Sexual Assault

E-lert: Let’s Rescind the Dear Colleague Letter Used to Bully!

E-lert: Let's Rescind the Dear Colleague Letter Used to Bully! This week marks the five year anniversary that the Department of Education released a Dear Colleague Letter, directing colleges to handle campus sexual assault cases far beyond their expertise. Moreover, this letter never went through the required channel to become a proper regulation: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/campus-rights-group-to-challenge-federal-sexual-assault-mandate/article/2587605. This [...]

By |April 11th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Action Alert, Civil Rights, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Discrimination, Due Process, E-lert, Office for Civil Rights, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Sex Education|Comments Off on E-lert: Let’s Rescind the Dear Colleague Letter Used to Bully!

E-Lert: All Victims Deserve Help

E-Lert: All Victims Deserve Help October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. To show your support for all victims, take a moment next month to help raise awareness: October 5th: Talk to a friend about domestic violence. Use SAVE's handout on domestic violence to get the conversation started: http://www.saveservices.org/wp-content/uploads/Seven-Facts-Every-American-Should-Know-About-DV.pdf October 10th: Read SAVE's Special Report on [...]

By |September 28th, 2015|Abuse Shelter, Accountability, Action Alert, Dating Violence, Discrimination, Domestic Violence, Funding, Law Enforcement, Media, Training, Under-served Populations, Victims, Violence|Comments Off on E-Lert: All Victims Deserve Help

Elert: OUTRAGE: Sen. Rubio Says No Support for Falsely Accused

Dear Friends, The Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) was introduced last week by Sen. Claire McCaskill. See SAVE's Summary and Analysis. CASA calls on colleges to "advise the victim of both the victim's rights and the institution's responsibilities regarding orders of protection, no contact orders, restraining orders, or similar lawful orders issued by the [...]

By |August 5th, 2014|Accusing U., Action Alert, Bills, Campus, Civil Rights, E-lert, False Allegations, Innocence, Sexual Assault, Wrongful Convictions|Comments Off on Elert: OUTRAGE: Sen. Rubio Says No Support for Falsely Accused

E-lert: Introducing the Campus Justice Coalition

Dear Friends, The addition of the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination (Campus SaVE) Act to last year’s Violence Against Women Act increased awareness of the campus sexual assault issue, and it brought new regulations from the Department of Education. Unfortunately, campus radicals have now exploited this effort, claiming that “one in five college women are victims [...]

By |July 30th, 2014|Accusing U., Action Alert, Affirmative Consent, Bills, Campus, Civil Rights, DED Sexual Assault Directive, E-lert, False Allegations, Innocence, Sexual Assault, Victims, Wrongful Convictions|Comments Off on E-lert: Introducing the Campus Justice Coalition

E-lert: Tell RCP to Stop Pushing the Radical Gender DV Agenda

Dear Friends, RealClearPolitics is running an article by Carl M. Cannon entitled "America's Long, Slow About-Face on Domestic Violence." Photo that accompanies the RCP article The article is part of a series on Domestic Violence by RealClearPolitics. While we appreciate the focus on domestic violence, we don't appreciate the gender bias we found [...]

By |July 23rd, 2014|Action Alert, Discrimination, Domestic Violence, E-lert, Inclusion, Under-served Populations|Comments Off on E-lert: Tell RCP to Stop Pushing the Radical Gender DV Agenda

E-LERT: Survey: Should Police or Colleges Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations?

Dear Friends, Commentator and television personality Greta Van Susteren is running a survey on Campus Sexual Assault: Should colleges handle rape allegations or immediately turn over the allegations to the police / prosecutors to investigate? The choices are: send all allegations to police / prosecutors colleges should first review the allegation Not sure how to [...]

By |July 17th, 2014|Accusing U., Action Alert, Campus, E-lert, Law Enforcement, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on E-LERT: Survey: Should Police or Colleges Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations?

E-lert: Tell Congress I-VAWA Disregards Most Victims of Violence

Dear Friends, As we mentioned last week, the International Violence Against Women Act (S. 2307) has reared its ugly head. I-VAWA would support five types of violence-reduction programs: Programs to "change social norms" Educational opportunities for women and girls Expanded access to economic opportunities by "increasing distribution, credit, property, and inheritance rights for women and [...]

By |May 22nd, 2014|Action Alert, Bills, Civil Rights, Discrimination, Domestic Violence, E-lert, Inclusion, International Violence Against Women Act, Research, Under-served Populations|Comments Off on E-lert: Tell Congress I-VAWA Disregards Most Victims of Violence

E-lert: Call out Sen. Boxer for Boko Haram Hypocrisy

Dear Friends, While introducing the International Violence Against Women Act (S. 2307) last week, Senator Barbara Boxer highlighted recent violence by Boko Haram. Boxer said: "The recent kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian school girls underscores the horrific violence that too many women and girls across the globe face every day." So, we are asking: [...]

By |May 14th, 2014|Action Alert, Bills, Discrimination, Domestic Violence, E-lert, Inclusion, International Violence Against Women Act, Under-served Populations, Victims|Comments Off on E-lert: Call out Sen. Boxer for Boko Haram Hypocrisy

E-lert: Tell the White House Their Sexual Assault Numbers are Way Off!

Dear Friends, President Obama and V.P. Biden have started a new initiative called "Not Alone" to support victims of campus sexual assault. You can see it here: https://www.notalone.gov While we applaud efforts to serve victims, we have a problem with the exaggerated statistics used to kick-off this initiative. Sounding a lot like"rape-culture" promoters, the Pres. [...]

By |May 9th, 2014|Accountability, Accusing U., Action Alert, Campus, E-lert, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Sexual Assault|Comments Off on E-lert: Tell the White House Their Sexual Assault Numbers are Way Off!