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NCVLI fights for victims through legal advocacy, training and education, and public policy. 

  • Summer Internship Position Announced!

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    NCVLI is seeking candidates for 2-3 full time Victims’ Rights Legal Intern positions for Summer 2015.
  • Joining Forces in the Fight for Rights

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    Each of us can have an impact on victim law but when we work together it can be truly amazing.  Recently, the Justice League of Ohio took the lead on such a group effort as it worked on a joint amici curiae brief in the case of State v. Shifflet before the Ohio Court of Appeals.  Click here to learn more.
  • NCVLI Announces Recipient of Inaugural Voices for Justice Award

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    Today, NCVLI announced that the Oregon Crime Victims Law Center would be the recipient of the inaugural Voices for Justice Award.  OCVLC was founded in 2009 to meet the need for attorneys and advocates to educate victims about their rights in criminal proceedings and to assist them in seeking enforcement of those rights. Click here to read the press release.

Events

January 27th, 2015

  • 1st Annual Voices for Justice Reception
    Join us for the 1st annual Voices for Justice Reception. Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, a long-time advocate for victims’ rights, will be our featured speaker. Come together to celebrate victims’ voices and honor local victims’ rights heroes.

April 21st, 2015

  • National Crime Victim’s Rights Week Event
    2015 National Crime Victim’s Rights week Event, “Engaging Communities, Empowering Victims,” hosted by the Oregon Department of Justice and Portland State University.

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Profiles

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    Intern Spotlight: Whitney Magnuson is one of NCVLI’s Legal Interns for the Fall of 2014 and is in her third year at Lewis & Clark School of Law.
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    Intern Spotlight: Jennifer Kristiansen is one of NCVLI’s Legal Interns for the Fall of 2014 and is in her third year at Lewis & Clark School of Law.
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    Laura Dunn, J.D. is the Executive Director of SurvJustice, a non-profit whose mission is to prevent campus sexual violence and improve campus response to survivors. Laura will be a keynote speaker at NCVLI’s 2015 Conference. Click here to learn more about her.

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