Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases

Date/Time: 
09/14/2010 - 2:15pm
Location
Address: 

Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226

City: 
Washington D.C.
Postal Code: 
20510
Country: 
USA
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs
Contact Phone: 
202-224-6884
Contact Website: 
http://judiciary.senate.gov/hearings/hearing.cfm?id=4772
Description: 

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs, has scheduled a hearing entitled "Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases"
 
 

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Chairman Specter to preside.
By order of the Chairman.
Witness List
Panel I

The Honorable Susan B. Carbon
Director
Office of Violence Against Women
U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, DC

Panel II

Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey
Philadelphia Police Department
Philadelphia, PA

Sara R. Reedy
Butler, PA

Carol E. Tracy
Women's Law Project
Philadelphia, PA

Julie Weil
Jupiter, FL

Scott Berkowitz
President & Founder,
Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network
Washington, DC


Panel III
Lawanda Ravoira
Director
NCCD Center for Girls and Young Women
Jacksonville, FL

Dean G. Kilpatrick, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor
Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry
Director, National Crime Victims Research
& Treatment Center,
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Eleanor Smeal
Feminist Majority Foundation
Arlington, VA

Michelle Madden Dempsey
Associate Professor of Law
Villanova University School of Law
Villanova, PA