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  • July 23, 2012 - 8:19am

    HARRISBURG—The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) applaud the NCAA for taking swift and decisive action against Penn State in wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse case.
    The NCAA’s unprecedented actions—including a $60 million fine and an endowment dedicated to helping sexual assault victims—illustrate an enduring support for all child abuse survivors.

  • July 2, 2012 - 10:38pm

    HARRISBURG—Pennsylvania is no longer the only state to prohibit expert witness testimony in sexual assault trials. Gov. Tom Corbett signed HB 1264 into law June 29, which will allow for expert testimony in cases of sexual violence in late August.