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Federal bills would crack down on college sexual assault
Federal bills would crack down on college sexual assault

Congressional legislators in California and several other states took aim at campus sexual assault Wednesday, introducing two bills that would require universities and colleges to provide more support and training to combat the problem. Campuses that receive federal funds would be required to appoint an independent, on-campus advocate to help victims of sexual assault seek medical care, counseling, legal information and other services under a bill by Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Rep. Susan A. Davis (D-San Diego). "Survivors of sexual assault deserve an advocate who will fight for them every step of the way," Boxer said in statement. The bill has been...

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