Press Releases

April 11, 2017
Major Sexual Assault Reforms Enacted, but Rape Survivor Bill Fails Again

March 24, 2017
Advocates Concerned Immigration Rhetoric Minimizing Needs of Sexual Assault Survivors

March 15, 2017
Senate Committee Passes Weakened Version of Rape Survivor Family Protection Act

September 22, 2016
MCASA Applauds Plans to Re-Introduce Bill Modernizing Maryland’s Rape Law

March 1, 2016
Raskin and Dumais Introduce Bills to Support Rape Survivors Who Become Pregnant Through Rape

February 12, 2016
MCASA Joins Others Expressing Concern Over Sex Crimes Committed by Court Commissioners

January 14, 2016
Maryland Colleges Improving Sexual Assault Policies

June 24, 2015
MCASA Announces College Sexual Assault Policy Project

April 2, 2015
MCASA Denounces Bar Association Stance on Rape Bill

February 21, 2014
House  Judiciary Committee Hears Domestic Violence Bills

January 13, 2014
10th Anniversary of Sexual Assault Legal Institute

December 4, 2013
MCASA Announces 2014 Legislative Agenda

October 14, 2013
Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault 2013 Women of Color Network Conference

August 2, 2013
Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault Helps With Federal Bill To Protect Rape Survivors’ Custody

June 3, 2013
US Supreme Court Strikes Down Maryland Decision Allowing Rapist to Go Free

March 7, 2013
MCASA Joins Other Activists for Violence Against Women Act Signing

February 26, 2013
MCASA Supports Bill on Children Conceived Through Rape

February 26, 2013
MCASA Congratulates Laura Neuman

February 21, 2013
MCASA Supports Protections for Victims of Dating and Sexual Violence

January 24, 2013
MCASA Announces 2013 Legislative Priorities

January 4, 2013
MCASA Files Brief in US Supreme Court

November 27, 2012
Sexual Assault and the Military

September 25, 2012
MCASA Launches New Sexual Assault Prevention Campaign

March 9, 2012
MCASA Makes Available New Online Resource on Child Sexual Abuse

January 17, 2012
MCASA Releases Report on Statewide Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) Survey

November 18, 2011
Baltimore Youth Nonprofit Honors MCASA Board and Staff Members

October 5, 2011
Baltimore City Announces Release of SART One Year Report and Launches City Rape Helpline with Support of MCASA

October 3, 2011
MCASA and MNADV Partner to Develop New Resources on Stalking

May 24, 2011
MCASA Launches Campaign to Prevent Sexual Violence on College Campuses

January 12, 2011
MCASA Announces 2011 Legislative Priorities

October 18, 2010
MCASA Hosts Conference on Sexual Violence Prevention in Underserved Communities

October 6, 2010
MCASA Hosts Conference on Sexual Violence Prevention on College Campuses

May 27, 2010
MCASA Responds to State Cut in Funding to Rape Crisis & Recovery Centers

May 4, 2010
MCASA Helps Lead Effort to Pass New Sexual Assault Laws

For additional information, contact Lisae C. Jordan, Esq., Executive Director & Counsel, at 301-328-7023.