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NCJ Number: 229733 Find in a Library
Title: OVC's Legal Series Bulletins: Helping Understand the Legal Issues Affecting Crime Victims
Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 2002
Page Count: 1
Sponsoring Agency: Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
OVC Resource Ctr
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Sale Source: OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: HTML
Type: Instructional Material
Format: Document (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document provides links to the current bulletins in the Office for Victims of Crime's (OVC's) Legal Series.
Abstract: The bulletins in the Office for Victims of Crime's (OVC's) Legal Series are intended to an informational resource for victims, victim advocates, victim service providers, criminal justice professionals, and policymakers in States across the Nation. Each Bulleting covers important issues affecting crime victims and highlights situations in which relevant laws are applied. The current bulletins in the series are: State Legislative Approaches to Funding for Victims' Services, #9; Privacy of Victims' Counseling Communications, #8; Victim Input Into Plea Agreements, #7; Ordering Restitution to the Crime Victim, #6; Restitution: Making it Work, #5; Enforcement of Protective Orders, #4; The Crime Victim's Right To Be Present, #3; Reporting School Violence, #2; and Strengthening Antistalking Statutes, #1.
Main Term(s): Legal reference services
Index Term(s): Crimes against persons; Criminal justice information systems; Office for Victims of Crime (OVC); Referral services; US Department of Justice; Victim services
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