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Talk About Sexual Violence: How to Have the Conversation With Male Survivors

This short training video for medical professionals describes straightforward measures to take and tips to follow during a routine appointment with a patient who has experienced sexual violence.

Talk About Sexual Violence: Phase Two Final Report

Talk About Sexual Violence gives health care professionals the basic tools they need to have a simple, direct, and honest conversation about an all too common experience faced by men with I/DD – sexual violence.

Jenkins v. Alabama

Amicus brief filed in the Eleventh Circuit in support of en banc review of Marc Jenkins request for an Atkins hearing to prove his intellectual disability claim.

Undisclosed Podcast: State v. Rocky Myers – Episode 4: Of Mice and Men

Through a review of Rocky Myers’ case in Alabama and a discussion with The Arc’s legal director, this episode explores the Supreme Court’s opinion in Atkins and later decisions holding that executing people with intellectual disability violates the constitution’s ban on cruel and unusual punishment.

Prisons as Institutions: An Overview of Challenges Facing Prisoners with I/DD and Proposed Solutions Under the ADA and Other Disability Rights Laws (University of Minnesota Impact Magazine, 2017)

Individuals with I/DD are dramatically over-represented in prisons and jails and face unique barriers. Powerful laws exist to protect them, but prisoners need accessible resources to assist them in advocating for their rights. This article explores recommendations to ensure equity for prisoners with I/DD.