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Prosecuting Sexual Assault

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Prosecuting Sexual Assault

Prosecuting Sexual Assault

Prosecuting Sexual Assault

Only Available in Archive Formats.

— NPR's Tovia Smith reports that many prosecutors say they're having trouble winning sexual assault cases, in part because some victims are reluctant to testify. Some prosecutors claim that victims are being offered money by defendents' lawyers to change their stories or refuse to testify. But legal experts say much of this alleged witness tampering may be a legal effort to settle.