victim advocate

a photo of Pam Prisbylla
JO INGLES / STATEHOUSE NEWS BUREAU

Advocates for sexual abuse victims can be required to report and testify in court about the cases they are handling – unlike doctors and lawyers. Some victims of sexual abuse say have been retaliated against when that happens.

A bipartisan bill would grant those advocates privacy so they wouldn’t have to divulge that information.

Photo of Second Chance Village
MARK AREHART / WKSU

Here are your morning headlines for Monday, December 10: