Tag Archives: sexual assault
Conservative lawmakers found even more ways to restrict reproductive health care access across Texas this session, putting minors and poor women at risk....Read More
A new analysis released this week shows that 413,000 Texans have experienced some form of sexual assault in the past year, and multiple measures related to sexu...Read More
Justice Advocate Emily Burton-Blank talks about her role in the Houston Police Department for providing support to survivors and investigators of sexual assault...Read More
Just four other governors answered Rick Perry's call to defy a federal law designed to reduce prison rape....Read More
Residents demand more oversight of Border Patrol agents and an end to what they say is a pattern of abuse.
On March 12, a Honduran woman, her 14-year old daughter and another teenage girl surrendered to Border Patrol agent Esteban Manzanares on the banks of the Rio G...Read More
Yet another Justice Department study says the Harris County Jail has a sexual abuse problem. Can Sheriff Garcia fix the problem without admitting it exists?...Read More
Beverly Troupe once claimed her stepfather abused her, but now she says it never happened. She's not alone.
What happens when the key witness and victim in a horrific crime is a child too young and immature to reliably remember what happened? And how reliable are they...Read More
A massive new study by the U.S. Department of Justice ranked more than 350 jails by the rate of sexual abuse reported by their prisoners. Houston’s Harris Cou...Read More