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National Crime Victim Law Institute

NCVLI’s Victim Law Library

This library contains crime victim law publications and recorded trainings.  

Materials are organized by topic and may be accessed by selecting the relevant right, victim type, or procedural posture.  For a collection of case summaries impacting victims’ rights, visit our New & Noteworthy Court Opinions.  All information is educational and intended for informational purposes only; it does not constitute legal advice, nor does it substitute for legal advice. For more information about NCVLI publications, click here. 

Hot Off The Presses

Violence Against Women Bulletin: Rape Victims’ Access to Justice: Understanding and Combatting Pervasive Rape Myths; NCVLI’s publication providing a critical analysis of important victims’ rights topics to assist victims’ rights attorneys and advocates working with victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, dating violence, and other crimes against women.

imageTo download a PDF version of the Bulletin, click here.

 

Contents

To view a full list of victims’ rights by state click here

Rights:
Child-Victimization
Civil Justice System
Definition of “Victim”
Fraud/Identity Theft
History/Theory of Victims’ Rights
Post-Conviction
Pretrial
Secondary Trauma/Secondary Victimization
Trial
Violence Against Women

 

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Please contact NCVLI at ncvli@lclark.edu for additional victim law materials and resources.

Reprint/Reproduction Request.  The material in all NCVLI publications is copyrighted and may be reprinted and/or reproduced by permission only.  For reprint permissions and information, please send your inquiry to ncvli@lclark.edu.