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Sam Veteran Congressional Hearing

Testimony Examining how the Department of Veterans Affairs Supports Survivors of Military Sexual Trauma

Veterans are repeatedly re-traumatized and held to standards far too high, given the circumstances of sexual assault. While the changes proposed in bills such as H.R. 1092 would go a long way to improving this system, NYLAG attorney Samantha Kubek offers this testimony to share the experiences of our clients of the ways this system often re-traumatizes survivors, the heavy burden placed on veterans and their representatives, and changes that could help alleviate this situation.

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NYLAG's 2021 Virtual Gala

Tuesday, April 13th 

Doors Open 6:45 PM, EST
Program 7:00 PM, EST

Please join us for our annual Gala—we look forward to gathering with you virtually this year!

This year’s Gala will launch our year-long campaign—the Resiliency Fund—which will provide transformative critical financial stability, enabling us to remain strong at a time our community needs us most.

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