Out of the Shadows: A tool for Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking
The landmark Trafficking Victims Protection Act made trafficking in persons a federal crime in 2000, but the greatest obstacle to rescuing victims of human trafficking is identifying them. To make identifying these people easier
“If the victim is present, the court, at the victim’s request, shall permit the presence of an individual to provide support to the victim . . .”
Arkansas Statutory References to Sexual Assault
All health care facilities that are licensed in this state and provide emergency care to sexual assault survivors shall inform the survivor in a timely manner of the availability of emergency contraception as a means of pregnancy prophylaxis and educate the sexual assault survivor on the proper use of emergency contraception and the appropriate follow-up care.