Nearly $80 Million Will Be Used to Finally Test Thousands of Rape Kits 

Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Loretta Lynch were in New York Thursday to announce that the White House has awarded $41 million in new rape kit testing grants to police departments across the country, added to the $38 million in grant money that Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance already contributed.… »9/10/15 6:20pm9/10/15 6:20pm


Let's Bleed Wall Street Criminals to Pay for the Rape Kit Backlog

How did the rape kit backlog in the United States get so serious? How did we get to a place where there are roughly 400,000 untested rape kits nationwide, dating back as far as the 1980s, gathering dust as the cases they represent grow colder and colder? The answer, broadly, is a lack of funding, combined with a… »11/14/14 2:30pm11/14/14 2:30pm

The Woman Who Accused News Anchor Greg Kelly of Rape Claims He Got Her Pregnant

A day after we learned that Greg Kelly, co-host of Fox 5's Good Day New York and the son of New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, had been accused of rape, new details are emerging about the alleged attack and its aftermath. Yesterday, we found out that Kelly met the his accuser on the street, and, after going… »1/26/12 10:30pm1/26/12 10:30pm