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Hope After Violence: San Diego Author Demands Support For Children Exposed To Trauma

By Megan Burke, Maureen Cavanaugh, Peggy Pico

An experience with a 10-year-old girl named Jasmine stuck in former San Diego City Attorney Casey Gwinn's mind for years.

"It was an amazing moment a number of years ago at Camp Hope when we were running it out in east San Diego County," Gwinn said. "I was just praising her at a campfire for being kind to the frogs that were jumping around on the shore of the lake one afternoon, and that night I honored her in front of the whole group and all the kids cheered for her."

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National Association of Professional Women Inducts Raeanne Passantino


The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Raeanne M. Passantino as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in nonprofits. NAPW is the nation's leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members and over 200 local chapters.

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Prosecutor Challenges Notre Dame Policy on Sex Assault Investigations

Prosecutor Challenges Notre Dame Policy on Sex Assault Investigations

MONDAY, 11 MAY 2015
FOX28 - Alexis Gray

NOTRE DAME -His statement made the front page: St. Joseph County Prosecutor Ken Cotter said the Special Victims Unit should investigate campus rape, not only the Notre Dame campus police. Many were surprised because it defies Notre Dame's policy of keeping cases involving students closed to the outside public.

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Special Victims Unit Created to Investigate City's Sex Crimes, Domestic Violence Cases

Times Free Press - Shelly Bradbury

The Chattanooga Police Department is launching a team of investigators that will be dedicated exclusively to working sex crime and domestic violence cases -- a special victims unit.

The new unit, which will include six detectives, aims to take over the investigation of all of the department's sex crimes by June 8, said Lt. Darrell Whitfield.

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Hollywood Actor and Comedian Cheech Marin Hosts Orange County Family Justice Center Foundation’s “Runway of Strength Gala” at an Anaheim Hills Lost World Private Estate


The Orange County Family Justice Center (OCFJC) Foundation, a non-profit organization, is honored to announce iconic Actor and Comedian Cheech Marin, known for The Lion King (1994), Nash Bridges (1996) and Cars (2006) will emcee the inaugural “Runway of Strength Gala” on May 30, 2015. Long-time OCFJC supporters Patrick and Jolynn Mahoney will open their exquisite home in Anaheim Hills Lost World Estate for this VIP event.

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