sexual assault http://wrvo.org en 'Erin's Law' faces hurdles to passing in New York state http://wrvo.org/post/erins-law-faces-hurdles-passing-new-york-state <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For the third year in a row, the New York State Senate passed "Erin's Law," a bill requiring schools to teach age-appropriate sexual abuse and assault awareness to children in pre-Kindergarten through </span>12th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> grade.</span></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:05:03 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 57066 at http://wrvo.org 'Erin's Law' faces hurdles to passing in New York state Gillibrand says she isn't giving up on military sexual assault bill http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrand-says-she-isnt-giving-military-sexual-assault-bill <p></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:00:21 +0000 Gino Geruntino 54569 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand says she isn't giving up on military sexual assault bill Gillibrand's military sexual assault bill rejected in Senate http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrands-military-sexual-assault-bill-rejected-senate <p></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:47:34 +0000 Matt Laslo 52336 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand's military sexual assault bill rejected in Senate Senator Kirsten Gillibrand proposes new military sexual assault bill http://wrvo.org/post/senator-kirsten-gillibrand-proposes-new-military-sexual-assault-bill <p></p><p>New York Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is on a personal crusade to change the military culture that’s allowed sexual assaults to go unpunished, and is attempting to push a bill through the Senate.</p><p>Gillibrand remembers when the issue of sexual assaults in the military really got on her radar. It was while watching a 2012 documentary called The Invisible War.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:46:02 +0000 Matt Laslo 52118 at http://wrvo.org Senator Kirsten Gillibrand proposes new military sexual assault bill Gillibrand optimistic on push for reform in military sexual assault cases http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrand-optimistic-push-reform-military-sexual-assault-cases <p></p><p style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: normal;">Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has been pushing hard to reform the way the military handles sexual assaults. Her proposal was dropped once, but she’s hopeful it will come up for a vote again and succeed.&nbsp;</p><p style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: normal;"> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Joanna Richards 50381 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand optimistic on push for reform in military sexual assault cases Gillibrand wants crack down on military sexual assaults http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrand-wants-crack-down-military-sexual-assaults <p></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:23:50 +0000 Ellen Abbott 49841 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand wants crack down on military sexual assaults