Tackling Domestic Violence and Campus Sexual Assault- 5:47
with Northwestern DA David Sullivan on programs and policies
Posted Feb 12, 2018
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Northwestern MA DA David Sullivan discusses innovative ideas to fight the opioid crisis, programs to help quell domestic violence, student involved PSA's raising awareness of sexual assault on college campuses and criminal justice reform.
Hosted by: Eric ClemonsProduced by: Western New England Newsmakers Team
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