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Video Highlights: : Reflections on the 10th anniversary of the Prison Rape Elimination Act

Video Highlights: : Reflections on the 10th anniversary of the Prison Rape Elimination Act

By John Glynn

Highlights from “Protecting the Incarcerated Client from Sexual Violence under the Prison Rape Elimination Act,” a Sept. 4 program hosted by the American Bar Association Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities.

The 10th anniversary observance featured a panel of experts, including a survivor-turned-activist who underscores the importance of the act through his personal story. 

In order of appearance:

  • T.J. Parsell, author, filmmaker and human rights activist
  • Robert Cortez "Bobby" Scott, U.S representative (D-VA)
  • Reggie Barnett Walton, federal judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Mary Lou Leary, principal deputy assistant attorney general, Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice
  • Brenda Smith, professor, American University, Washington College of Law

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