Latest News | October 23, 2023
MEDIA ADVISORY: Press Conference on Closing the Voluntary Intoxication Loophole for Survivors in New York

MEDIA ADVISORY New York statute requires that mental incapacitation result from a person being under the influence without their agreement. New York, NY - Upcoming press conference will highlight that under the current law in New York, only rape by a person who "knows or has reason to know that the...

Latest News | October 23, 2023
RAINN Welcomes New Vice President of Communications Jennifer Simmons Kaleba to Senior Leadership Team

Washington, D.C. - RAINN welcomes Jennifer Simmons Kaleba to the role of vice president of communications for the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization.

Latest News | September 27, 2023
House Introduces Rape Kit Legislation to Improve Local and State Reporting Requirements and Increase Transparency on Backlogs

Washington, D.C. (September 27, 2023) - The failure to test rape kits and DNA evidence enables serial perpetrators to commit violence with impunity. A bill introduced today in the House of Representatives will help fix that. The Rape Kit Backlog Progress Act, sponsored by Reps. Nancy Mace (R-SC-1)...

Latest News | September 20, 2023
RAINN’s Spanish Language Resource Toolkit

RAINN's Spanish Language Resource Toolkit is a comprehensive guide of resources in Spanish for survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones in the Hispanic community. RAINN is committed to expanding support for and increasing access to resources for the Spanish-speaking community. Learn more...