India Must Have a National Sex Offender Registry

Petition via Change.org – Please sign and share

I feel really angry!

A man sexually assaulted hundreds of schoolgirls over 12 years. He was arrested once for 6 months but after he got out of jail, he continued raping young girls. Some of them were just 9-years-old.
How can we as a society let this happen?

I am a 26-year-old working woman and I feel appalled by the fact that every 20 minutes a woman is raped in India.

 

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Stop Charging Rape Victims for Forensic Physical Exams! – The Petition Site

via Stop Charging Rape Victims for Forensic Physical Exams! – The Petition Site.

Stop Charging Rape Victims for Forensic Physical Exams!Sexual assault victims in Louisiana are being forced to pay out of pocket for their own forensic physical exams. The expenses run into the thousands. A New Orleans woman was questioned and photographed for six hours while nurses collected tissue samples, drew blood and offered medication to prevent pregnancy and STDs.

Eight days after the traumatic ordeal, she received a bill for nearly $2,000. She owed $600 after insurance. If this weren’t bad enough, she received a second bill a few days later, charging an additional $1,700, including an $860 fee for an emergency room visit.

Rape is a crime, and a rape victim’s care and treatment should not be her financial responsibility.

via Stop Charging Rape Victims for Forensic Physical Exams! – The Petition Site.