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  • January 28, 2019 - 4:44pm

    HARRISBURG—The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape is appalled at the accounts of sexual assault reported to have been perpetrated by seated elected members of our legislature. We extend our support to the women who showed courage by coming forward to share their experiences. Making a public report of sexual victimization is difficult; and is even more daunting for survivors hurt by public figures.

  • October 18, 2018 - 11:44am

    The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape released the following statement October 18 in response to the PA Senate's efforts to pass statutes of limitation reform in child sexual abuse cases.

    Warning, this statement may be triggering to some survivors.


    A priest forced a 9-year-old boy give him oral sex, then he rinsed out the boy’s mouth with holy water to purify him.