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  • This model curriculum informs participants about the problems women of color face at every level and in every aspect of the judicial system, as litigants, witnesses, defendants, employees, lawyers, and judges.
  • Published in the Women's Rights Law Reporter in 1986, this article examines the efforts of our National Judicial Education Program (NJEP) to make under­standing gender bias an integral part of Amer­ican judicial education.
  • FAIR ADJUDICATION OF SEXUAL ASSAULT CASES
  •  DEALING WITH THE HIDDEN DIMENSION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
  • We have created a set of educational materials for judges, courts, court-related professionals, schools, parents, teens, and the community to learn about the dangers and consequences of Teen Dating Violence. These Information and Resources Sheets were developed by the National Judicial Education Program (NJEP) with funding from the Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women.*
    The National Judicial Education Program's resources on Teen Dating Violence.
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    List of links to NJEP resources and materials available online.
  • Resources for Violence Against Women and the Courts:Fact Sheets on Sexual Violence from the National Judicial Education Program for the National Center for State CourtsTo encourage state courts to use their Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) 5 percent STOP Grant court set-aside for projects on sexual assault as well as domestic violence, the National Judicial Education Program (NJEP) worked with the National Center for State Courts (NCSC) as part of their OVW-funded grant.
    Resources for Violence Against Women and the Courts: Fact Sheets on Sexual Violence from the National Judicial Education Program for the National Center for State Courts
  • ABOUT LEGAL MOMENTUMLegal Momentum was founded as the NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund in 1970. We are the oldest national women’s rights legal advocacy organization, with a rich history in litigation and public policy development.
  • Legal Momentum frequently gives workshops, presentations, trainings, and talks to a wide range of audiences and gatherings. Here are summaries of some of the topics on which our subject matter experts frequently speak. Legal Momentum also develops custom presentations for specific events and organizations and Legal Momentum’s subject matter experts often participate in panel and roundtable discussions. Please email info@legalmomentum.org for information on arranging a presentation, workshop, panel, or webinar for your organization or event.
    Presentations, workshops, and trainings available from Legal Momentum
  • BackgroundIn 1980, Legal Momentum established the National Judicial Education Program to Promote Equality for Women and Men in the Courts (NJEP) and invited the newly-formed National Association of Women Judges to become NJEP's co-sponsor. Knowledgeable judges, lawyers and journalists warned that the judiciary would never accept gender bias as a legitimate topic for judicial education or be willing to engage in the self-scrutiny necessary to eliminate it.
  • Victim advocates play a critical role in many aspects of victims’ lives and decisions in the aftermath of a sexual assault.
  • NJEP's Suite of Online Curricula for Judicial and Multidisciplinary Education
    Model curricula on topics related to sexual assault cases

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