Maryland bans controversial at-home rape kits, plans to ramp up resources for survivors

May 20 2024 - MCASA in the News
Controversial ‘do-it-yourself’ rape kits are now outlawed in Maryland as Governor Wes Moore signed HB1047/SB949

Governor Moore to Sign the Consent Bill

May 14 2024 - Press Releases
Silver Spring, Md., May 14, 2024 — On Thursday, May 16, 2024, Governor Wes Moore will sign the bill on rape and consent (House

New Title IX Regulations Provide Vital Protections Against Sex Discrimination

April 19 2024 - Press Releases
Today, after several delays, the U.S. Department of Education released a final rule that updates the Title IX regulations,

MCASA in the News: Help for Survivors Seen at GMBC 1977-1997

April 17 2024 - MCASA in the News
Cold case sexual assault survivors encouraged to come forward as Baltimore County prioritizes testing rape kit backlog Baltimore County announced

CALL NOW: Ask the Senate to Vote for HB496/SB758

April 02 2024 - State Action Alert
Last night, HB496 and SB758, the bills to change Maryland's rape law by repealing language focused on whether a

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

April 01 2024 - Press Releases
Join us in honoring the 23rd annual SAAM Silver Spring, Md., April 1, 2024 — April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM),

MCASA E-lert: CALL NOW Vote Expected Monday on the Consent Bill

March 30 2024 - State Action Alert
DON'T GUT THE CONSENT BILL VOTE EXPECTED MONDAY CALL NOW: Ask Senate Judicial Proceedings (JPR) Committee Members to support

Stop Victim Blaming- It’s Time to Pass the Consent Bill

March 26 2024 - Press Releases
Silver Spring, Md., March 26, 2024 — The Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) continues to advocate for the Consent Bill moving

MCASA E-lert: Tell JPR to Bring the Consent Bill to a Vote- Some Rape Victims Freeze- They Deserve Justice Too

March 26 2024 - State Action Alert
Trauma Causes Some Victims to Freeze Don't Blame Victims - Don't Gut the Consent Bill CALL NOW: Ask

MCASA E-lert: Tell JPR- Don’t Gut the Consent Bill- Stop Victim Blaming

March 20 2024 - State Action Alert
CALL NOW: Ask Senate Judicial Proceedings (JPR) Committee Members to support SB758 The House of Delegates passed the

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