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  • May 18, 2020 - 11:22am

    HARRISBURG—The U.S. Department of Education will put into effect new rules for Title IX drastically impacting all educational institutions from K-12 to post-secondary regarding sexual harassment, assault and abuse on August 14.  The controversial changes to the rules drew over 124,000 public comments many expressing strong concern about how they will negatively affect victims of campus sexual assault and discourage them from coming forward.  

  • May 8, 2020 - 3:33pm

    Harrisburg, PA -- Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed into law legislation modernizing state law to make 18-years-old the minimum age to be married in Pennsylvania in order to eliminate child marriage.  The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) fully supports this legislation and applauds the bi-partisan support of the General Assembly to adopt it.