Sarah M. Buel, Clinical Professor of Law & Director, Ruth V. McGregor Family Protection Clinic at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University has written a powerful Op-Ed published in the Arizona Republic on December 13, 2012.
Professor Buel urges reauthorization and funding of the Violence Against Women Act, which saw bi-partisan passage in 1994 and bi-partisan reauthorization in 2000 and 2005.
Professor Buel argues five primary reasons why Congress should again support VAWA:
Buel, S. M. (2012, December 13). It’s Time for Congress to Pass the Violence Against Women Act. Arizona Republic [Last accessed December 13, 2012]
Contact information for Professor Sarah M. Buel: Sarah M. Buel, Clinical Professor of Law, Director, Ruth V. McGregor Family Protection Clinic, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, P.O. Box 877906, Tempe, AZ. 85287-7906
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