More Money Approved for Rape Kit Backlog

More money could be on the way from Congress to help fight the nation’s backlog of untested rape kits.

The House of Representatives approved $4 million Tuesday for local enforcement agencies to test untested rape kits. The bill was authored by Memphis Congressmen Steve Cohen who said resources to test the kits have not always been available.…

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News Blog, Memphis Flyer via http://www.memphisflyer.com/NewsBlog/archives/2015/06/03/more-money-approved-for-rape-kit-backlog

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