Natasha Alexenko Exposes the Rape Kit Backlog on The Takeaway

“Rape kits are being shelved and left unprocessed for years…in the worst case scenarios kits are being destroyed by police.” reports Kristen Meinzer. Many thanks to The Takeaway for also featuring the amazingly brave Helena Lazaro to discuss her case and her difficult journey to getting her kit processed.

This article is a great introductory piece for those who are foreign to the issue of the rape kit backlog and the Natasha’s Justice Project mission of exposing and eliminating the backlog.

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