Rape is a uniquely horrific crime, and the trauma continues long after the initial incident. It’s also expensive, and survivors often end up paying the cost.
Despite protection clauses in the law, some sexual assault survivors are racking up bills post-assault
Recent history demonstrates that even strong state protections may be insufficient in practice to help survivors of rape, sexual assault, or domestic violence.
Rape Survivor Carly Mee explains how sexual assault is already expensive and how it will get much worse for survivors under the Republican AHCA.
Mandi Gray and a number of other sexual assault survivors sent $7M in invoices to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to demonstrate how expensive rape is.
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