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Common Justice Celebrates Signing of Fair access to victim compensation bill
By Common Justice Staff on December 18, 2023

After Common Justice’s years-long advocacy, Governor Kathy Hochul signed new legislation that will end...

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Breaking the Silence: Domestic Violence, Funding Gaps & Legislation
By Tahirih Anthony on October 27, 2023

Domestic Violence (DV) survivors often find themselves in dire need of support, from shelter and legal...

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A Victory for the Fair Access to Victim Compensation Campaign in the New York City Council, but What’s Next?
By Joe Celestin on April 15, 2022

Since the fall of 2021, Common Justice has led the Fair Access to Victim Compensation coalition,...

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The Movement Towards Fair Access to Victim Compensation
By Jessica Persaud on January 20, 2022

In the aftermath of a crime, the government offers supportive funding to survivors and their families,...

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