Oregon Department of Justice

National Crime Victims' Rights Week Commemoration Ceremony

2014 National Crime Victims' Rights Week, April 6-12, 2014

The Oregon Department of Justice Crime Victims' Services Division and Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum invite you to observe:

Crime Victims’ Rights Week 2014

Panel Discussion CLE and Ceremony

Tuesday, April 8, 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM

In downtown Portland at

The Portland Building, 1120 SW 5th Ave. Portland, OR

An event to raise public awareness of Crime Victms’ Rights and Services

The National Crime Victims’ Law Institute will host a panel discussion about victims’ rights and trauma in the context of human trafficking (see detail below).

The Crime Victims’ Services Division will host a ceremony honoring community members who have made outstanding contributions to Restoring the Balance of Justice for victims of crime in Oregon.

RSVP to robin.e.reimer@doj.state.or.us. RSVP requested but not required.

Panel Discussion hosted by NCVLI

Navigating Justice: Victims’ rights in the context of human trafficking

This one hour multi-disciplinary panel discussion will provide an overview of the hurdles victims of human trafficking face when seeking to access justice ranging from the trauma impacts they are enduring to language barriers to control dynamics. Panelists will then discuss what rights trafficking victims have when their perpetrators are being prosecuted and how best to protect those rights. 1 OSB MCLE Credit will be applied for.

For additional information, please visit National Crime Victims’ Rights Week April 6-12, 2014.