New Study Finds Sexually Abused Girls in America Get Prison, Instead of Help

By Matt Agorist The violence and sexual abuse faced by young girls is a tragic page in the checkered book of American history. However, even more tragic is the way the “justice” system deals with these victims.
A new study put together by the Human Rights Project for Girls, the Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality, and the Ms. Foundation for Women blasts the American criminal justice system for the gross incompetence in the treatment of abused girls.
According to the report, sexual abuse among girls is a “crisis of national proportions that cuts across every divide of race, class, and ethnicity. The facts …read more