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Old 07-25-2018, 06:45 PM
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Default Sex assault reports are way up


This may simply mean that people who were not reporting abuse earlier are now feeling safe to file a complaint. That's what one advocate thinks.

But new numbers released Wednesday show there has been at least one big change since 2012: sexual assault behind bars is being reported more — a lot more.
“I see this is a clear sign that prisoners are starting to trust the system, rather than an indication that sexual abuse in detention is skyrocketing,” said Lovissa Stannow, the executive director of Just Detention International, the leading advocacy organization trying to curb prison rape.
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Good I'm glad they're speaking up!!!
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