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NCVLI Homepage Features
NCVLI fights for victims through legal advocacy, training and education, and public policy.
The closing plenary of the 14th Annual Crime Victim Law Conference, themed Victims. Rights. Now., features two campus sexual assault survivors turned advocates, Laura Dunn and Brenda Tracy, discussing their experiences and their advocacy to change the law. Click here to register.
From Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Crime Victims’ Rights Week: A Busy Time at NCVLI. From trainings to community events to advocating for strong public policy, April is a full month. Click here to see everything we are doing to protect, enforce, and advance victims’ rights.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month has already seen a significant legal victory. NCVLI joined two amazing co-amici in support of enforcing a civil protective order. Click here to read more.
NCVLI in the News
May 1st, 2015
May 9th, 2015
May 20th, 2015
8:30am - 10:00am:
Re-Integrating Victims into Every Aspect of the Justice System
NCVLI’s Executive Director Meg Garvin will be presenting at the National Association of Victim Service Professionals in Corrections in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
May 21st, 2015
12:00pm - 1:15pm:
Webinar Series: Effective Communication Techniques: Strategies for Interacting with and Representing Child-Victim Clients
The Office for Victims of Crime’s Legal Assistance for Crime Victims Initiative is collaborating with the National Crime Victim Law Institute to host a three-part webinar series designed to enhance the ability of attorneys to provide effective legal representation of child-victims regarding their rights in criminal cases. The second session will include an overview of effective representation of child-victims as well as the neurobiology of trauma and its unique impact on child-victims. Register Here.