Survivors of sexual assault in Texas need access to legal help


New program offers legal services to survivors of sexual assault who qualify for legal aid.
Op-Ed (Texas)

Eva Guzman
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
April 14, 2016
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Tags: Sexual Assault

Organizations mentioned/involved: Texas Access to Justice Foundation (TAJF)


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As survivors of sexual assault begin to rebuild their lives, legal issues may arise that affect their safety, security, privacy and well-being.

Coinciding with Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month in April, the Texas Access to Justice Foundation has announced Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault (LASSA), a new and vital network of services available to survivors of sexual assault in Texas who qualify for legal aid.