National Crime Victims’ Rights Week
April 19 – 25, 2020
Seek Justice | Ensure Victims’ Rights | Inspire Hope
You have the right to be treated with fairness and respect, to be free from harassment and abuse, to be reasonably protected from the defendant (and any person acting on the defendant’s behalf), the right to privacy, to have your safety and welfare (and that of your family) considered when decisions are made about bail or release, to a prompt and final conclusion of the case, to be informed of conviction, sentencing, and any post-judgment proceedings, and to consult an attorney about these rights.
You also have the following specific rights: