The text messages to the 22-year-old Virginia woman arrived during the day and night, sometimes 20 or 30 at once. Police have charged Love's ex-boyfriend, George Huguely V, also 22, with first-degree murder and allege that he removed her computer from the crime scene as he fled. "The advances in technology are assisting the perpetrators in harassing and stalking and threatening their victims," Kirkland says. Harassment is "just easier now, and it's even more persistent and constant, with no letting up," says Claire Kaplan, director of sexual and domestic violence services at the University of Virginia, which became the focus of national attention in May with the killing of 22-year-old lacrosse player Yeardley Love.The 2008 amendments also added a provision to protect crime victims, “whistleblowers”, and others from retaliation.Colleges and universities are required by the Clery Act to: The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is a federal law that was enacted by Congress in 1994 and reauthorized in 2013 as an amendment to the Clery Act.CLERY COMPLIANCE TEAM The following members of the UVa-Wise campus community are members of the Clery Compliance Team: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION & RESOURCES UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security.Information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, crime prevention tips and crime statistics may be found at Campus Police.
CSAs include, but are not limited to, the following personnel: campus police, resident advisors (RAs), club/organization advisors, athletics, student life, student center, convocation center, and Greek life."What technology offers is irrefutable evidence of the abuse," says Cindy Southworth, founder of the Safety Net Project on technology at the National Network to End Domestic Violence, who says it helps in court and is hoping for an increase in conviction rates.24-Hour Hotline: 866-331-9474 Text “loveis” to 22522 Go to for a live chat Virginia Sexual & Domestic Violence Action Alliance LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline 866-356-6998 Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. Relationships may last anywhere from a few days or weeks to a few months or years, with some ups and downs as well as intense emotional, romantic and sexual feelings.(20 USC § 1092(f)) is the landmark federal law that requires colleges and universities across the United States to disclose information about crime on and around their campuses.The law is tied to an institution’s participation in federal student financial aid programs and it applies to most institutions of higher education both public and private.In its 2008 first-in-Virgina community assessment, the Virginia Anti-Violence Project (VAVP) found LGBTQ experiences of violence widespread throughout Virginia.