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Teens in Dangerous Relationships

Teens in Dangerous Relationships Nan Malone        Almost one of ten high school girls experience dating violence. This percentage rises to one out of five for female college students. These shocking numbers are not new. A 1957 study found 62% … Continue reading

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Coping with Sexual Assault (PDF)

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Lidiando con el Asalto Sexual (PDF en español)

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Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Verdict

‘Who Would Believe A Kid?’ The Sandusky Jury on NPR-23 June 2012

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“FRC, Sheriff’s Department Members Attend Summit”

2012 FRIS Summit News Article

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WV Code: CHAPTER 61. CRIMES AND THEIR PUNISHMENT. ARTICLE 8B. SEXUAL OFFENSES.

http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/code.cfm?chap=61&art=8B

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Men With Disabilities Face Increased Risk Of Sexual Violence

by Whitney Blair Wyckoff In a new study, researchers found that, after adjusting for demographics, men who have disabilities were four times more likely to be sexually abused during their lifetime compared with men who weren’t disabled.   Researchers found … Continue reading

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Common Reactions to Sexual Assault

COMMON REACTIONS TO SEXUAL ASSAULT FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE FAMILY REFUGE CENTER AT (304) 645-6334 After a sexual assault, you may want to talk to somebody but don’t know whom to trust. Who will really listen? Who won’t blame … Continue reading

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Helping a Friend Who Has Been Assaulted

HELPING A FRIEND WHO HAS BEEN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED   ~ A GUIDE FOR TEENS ~ FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE FAMILY REFUGE CENTER AT (304) 645-6334 OR (304) 799-4400 Your support as a friend can make a big difference to … Continue reading

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Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders

Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders Different types of sexual offenders: A stranger who abducts children for sexual reasons – less than 5% of perpetrators An acquaintance, trusted member of society, or family friend – majority of abusers -most are men but … Continue reading

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