Rights & Remedies
Rights & Remedies
Help Fight for Victims’ Rights: 2024 Voices for Justice 

Legitimizing Victim Counsel in 2023

November 14, 2023Legitimizing Victim Counsel in 2023By Kazi Houston, MSW, JD, Legal Director, Emily Tofte Nestaval, MSW, Executive Director Rocky Mountain Victim Law CenterRocky Mountain Victim Law Center (RMvlc) has a mission to elevate victims’ voices, champion...

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Barriers to Attaining Victim Status

October 31, 2023Barriers to Attaining Victim StatusBy Mariam El-menshawi She/Her | Executive Director , California Victim Resource CenterNot everyone who is harmed by crime attains legal victim status, as there are a multitude of barriers that prevent this from...

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Victims’ Right to Participate Post-Conviction

August 29, 2023Victims’ Right to Participate Post-ConvictionMeg Garvin,  MA, JD, MstIn August, nearly 40 years after their murders, the family of Bradley and Ferne Hart filed a brief in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals seeking to be treated fairly and with...