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Constitutional Rights

Constitutional Level Rights for Victims are Important

 

There has been a lot of attention focused on the slate of six constitutional amendments that North Carolina voters will consider on November 6. Partisan controversy has swirled around the package - but one of the amendments deserves consideration outside of the group. Victims’ rights should not be dragged into the partisan rancor.

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Victims' Rights Advocates Visit Lawton


For Immediate Release

August 2, 2018

Media Contact: Alex Weintz; [email protected] or (405) 518-5135

 

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Small Acts, Big Victory

The effort to pass State Question 794 is a people-powered movement. We are relying on a grassroots network that includes victims of crime and their families, victim advocates, law enforcement personnel, elected officials, and many others. All of us are united by our belief that crime victims deserve Constitutionally protected rights as outlined in Marsy’s Law. 

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Attendees at Tulsa Town Hall Meeting Express Support for State Question 794

This week we had the opportunity to speak with Tulsa voters at a town hall meeting held by City Councilor Connie Dodson about how SQ 794 would improve the rights of crime victims. Attendees expressed their support at the meeting, which was followed by a recent endorsement by the Tulsa City Council to unanimously support SQ 794.

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Congressman John Yarmuth Endorses Marsy's Law For Kentucky

CONGRESSMAN JOHN YARMUTH ENDORSES MARSY’S LAW FOR KENTUCKY


Yarmuth encourages voters to support constitutional amendment for crime victims’ rights 

 

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  (July 9, 2018) – Marsy’s Law for Kentucky is proud to receive the endorsement of Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-03), encouraging voters to support the constitutional amendment appearing on the ballot this November. Yarmuth joins thousands of elected officials, Kentucky voters, organizations, and advocates who are enthusiastically vouching for Marsy’s Law’s passage.

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As We Celebrate Independence Day, Let’s Remember Those Who Protect and Serve

In honor of Independence Day, we remember the sacrifice many made to ensure the United States became an independent nation. This week, we showed our appreciation to law enforcement community for their ongoing commitment to protect and serve our country.