The Backlog

News Archive

In this section, you can find an archive of information about the rape kit backlog, including news from across the country, investigative reports that have uncovered backlogs, op-eds from journalists and reformers, legislation and policy reports, government publications and more. Browse by date or by category below.

Title Source Author(s)sort descending Post Date
Many rape kits remain untested Shreveport Times Zach Beaird August 4, 2015
Rape test kits going untested in Shreve-Bossier Shreveport Times Zach Beaird July 22, 2015
Sheriff's Office working to bring justice to Robbins rape victims Chicago Tribune Zak Koeske May 27, 2016
Gov. Markell signs bills for improved gender equality in Delaware News Works Zoe Read July 1, 2015

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