Response to Critics of Statue of Limitation Laws

I recently responded to questions held by many legislators in North Dakota when they were considering Statute of Limitation (SOL) reform. Legislators questions are in bold.  My comments are highlighted in italic. Giving a two-year window for civil lawsuits will overwhelm the court with frivolous lawsuits.  Justice, accountability, and the rule of law should be…

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Tara Reade and Partisan Politics

The recent article in Nation Magazine, We Should Take Women’s Accusations Seriously. But Tara Reade’s Fall Short, by Katha Pollitt, demonstrates how partisan politics smother an accusation of sexual abuse. And this article discourages all victims of sexual abuse from reporting. It says that partisan politics is more important than their rape. Disbelieve Women The…

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The Powerful Do Not Get a Pass on Sexual Abuse

We have seen the recent articles concerning former Vice President Joseph Biden (written previous to 2020 election) allegedly sexually attacking one of his aides over twenty-five years ago. The recent articles in The Guardian, The Nation Magazine, Salon, and Huffington Post provide a variety of analyses. The articles have raised a storm of wrangling in…

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Welcome!

  This webpage is a response to the many thousands of survivors I have corresponded with over the previous decade, through email, phone calls, meetings, and conferences. Victims of sexual abuse are looking for support and information. As a result, I compiled these resources to share with these survivors. I believe that this information is…

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