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Heitkamp: National Report Reinforces Need to Reduce Violent Crimes Against Native Youth

U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp today participated in a Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing examining the findings of a national report which revealed that Native youth experience violent crime at rates up to 10 times the national average and that one-third of Native American girls will be raped in their lifetimes.

Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/02/13/heitkamp-national-report-reinforces-need-reduce-violent-crimes-against-native-youth

 

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