Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Time: 02:15 PM
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NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs, has scheduled a hearing entitled "Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases" for Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 2:15 p.m. in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.
Chairman Specter to preside.

By order of the Chairman.

Witness List

Hearing before the
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs

On
"Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases"

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226
2:15 p.m.

UPDATED Witness List

Hearing before the
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs

On
"Rape in the United States: The Chronic Failure to Report and Investigate Rape Cases"

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226
2:15 p.m.


Panel I

The Honorable Susan B. Carbon
Director
Office of Violence Against Women
U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, DC

Panel II

Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey
Philadelphia Police Department
Philadelphia, PA

Sara R. Reedy
Butler, PA

Carol E. Tracy
Women's Law Project
Philadelphia, PA

Julie Weil
Jupiter, FL

Scott Berkowitz
President & Founder,
Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network
Washington, DC


Panel III
Lawanda Ravoira
Director
NCCD Center for Girls and Young Women
Jacksonville, FL

Dean G. Kilpatrick, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor
Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry
Director, National Crime Victims Research
& Treatment Center,
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Eleanor Smeal
Feminist Majority Foundation
Arlington, VA

Michelle Madden Dempsey
Associate Professor of Law
Villanova University School of Law
Villanova, PA

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Susan B. Carbon
    Director, Office of Violence Against Women
    U.S. Department of Justice
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey
    Philadelphia Police Department
    Philadelphia , PA
  2. Sara R. Reedy
    Butler , PA
  3. Scott Berkowitz
    President & Founder
    Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network
    Washington , DC
  4. Julie Weil
    Jupiter , FL
  5. Carol E. Tracy
    Women's Law Project
    Philadelphia , PA

Panel III

  1. Lawanda Ravoira
    Director
    NCCD Center for Girls and Young Women
    Jacksonville , FL
  2. Eleanor Smeal
    Feminist Majority Foundation
    Arlington , VA
  3. Dean G. Kilpatrick, Ph.D.
    Distinguished University Professor, Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry Director, National Crime Victims Research & Treatment Center
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Charleston , SC
  4. Michelle Madden Dempsey
    Associate Professor of Law
    Villanova University School of Law
    Villanova , PA