JDI IN THE NEWS - 2009

Survivor Adds A Name, Face to Prison Rape

More than 1 million prisoners were likely sexually assaulted in the 20 years preceding the passage of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003, according to federal officials. Garrett Cunningham, a victim of prison rape, is joined by fellow prison rape prevention activists Judge Reggie B. Walton and Lovisa Stannow. They discuss realities and stigmas of sexual assault, particularly among men.

Listen to this discussion at NPR's website.


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