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Chanel Miller was sexually assaulted by Brock Turner in 2015. The lenient sentence Turner received elicited widespread controversy and helped inspire new legislation in California. Elias Williams for NPR hide caption

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Chanel Miller, Sexual Assault Survivor, On The 'Immense Relief' Of Going Public

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In 2015, Chanel Miller was sexually assaulted by Turner on Stanford University's campus. Know My Name is a devastating, immersive memoir of her sexual assault and its aftermath. Elias Williams for NPR hide caption

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Voters in Santa Clara County are deciding Tuesday whether to remove Judge Aaron Persky from office after he sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault to a short jail sentence instead of prison. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Activists from UltraViolet, a national women's advocacy organization, push for the removal of Judge Aaron Persky from the bench in San Francisco in June. The judge has since been cleared of misconduct. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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Brock Turner, a former Stanford University swimmer, received six months in jail and three years' probation for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. State lawmakers have approved a proposal to mandate prison terms for such a crime. AP hide caption

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