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County to add services for survivors of sexual violence at Stanford Hospital

Original post made on Dec 3, 2019

Santa Clara County residents who have been sexually assaulted will be able to seek care closer to home starting in 2020 with the addition of a sexual assault forensic-exam team and rape crisis advocates at the new Stanford Hospital.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, December 2, 2019, 3:55 PM

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Posted by Jackie
a resident of Waverly Park
on Dec 3, 2019 at 3:19 am

There appears to be no rule or even a policy against Stanford University employees using students for sex. That may or may not contribute to rape. The article also reminds us that Stanford has its own police department - an unsupervised division of the county sheriff's office. Next, Stanford will control rape kits on campus? Maybe some further explanation would be useful. Universities cover up sexual assault for reasons including reputation, appeal and profit. .


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