Maryland’s new tracking system for sexual assault evidence will help prevent future backlogs

June 21 2024 - MCASA in the News
Years in the making, Maryland has unveiled a new system to track sexual assault evidence kits (SAEKs) 

AI Powered Programs Creating A New Type Of Revenge Pornography

June 18 2024 - MCASA in the News
Artificial intelligence (A.I.) is becoming more common in our daily lives, but not every use is positive. A.I.

Maryland sex trafficking case shows typical red flags for exploitation, experts say

June 14 2024 - MCASA in the News
Earlier this month, a Baltimore woman was charged with running a sex-trafficking organization that allegedly recruited women in Hagerstown and

Lifting the Voices of Survivors

May 31 2024 - MCASA in the News
MCASA is grateful to all the courageous survivors who helped advocate for improvements to Maryland's law on consent and

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

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

MCASA in the News: New bill would shield names of young sexual assault victims in court records

February 21 2024 - MCASA in the News
News outlets typically do not publish the names of victims of certain crimes, like sexual assault, including child victims. 

MCASA in the News: Facing tight purse strings in Annapolis, advocates push to continue rape crisis funding

January 25 2024 - MCASA in the News
As Maryland's 2024 Legislative Session gets underway, advocates are hoping state lawmakers consider bills that would improve access

MCASA in the News: New Maryland law will allow child sexual abuse survivors to seek civil justice years after the crime 

September 19 2023 - MCASA in the News
Delegate CT Wilson and MCASA's Executive Director Lisae C. Jordan, Esq. were on-air with WYPR this morning to

MCASA in the News: Maryland service members have more options with change to military sexual assault rules

August 10 2023 - MCASA in the News
Last week, President Biden signed an executive order removing sexual assault crimes from the chain of command. This

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