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  NCJ Number: NCJ 229733     Find in a Library
  Title: OVC's Legal Series Bulletins: Helping Understand the Legal Issues Affecting Crime Victims
  Document URL: HTML 
  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
  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): Referral services ; US Department of Justice ; Crimes against persons ; Criminal justice information systems ; Victim services ; Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
  Sale Source: OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
  Type: Instructional Material
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: Online only publication
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