Texas Efforts Solid Rights

I am pleased to welcome you to Marsy’s Law for All; thank you for visiting. We are excited to be seeking bipartisan collaboration in effort to make both an efficient and effective impact on constitutional equality for victims of crimes.

We are making great strides throughout the country and look forward to working with your state. If you are interested in becoming involved or partnering with us, I would be honored for the opportunity to visit with you.

All the best,
Kathryn Carr
Director of National Outreach

Status of Marsy's Law in Texas

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1989, with the support of 73% of the voters.

  • To learn more about your rights in Texas, please visit the National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI) by clicking here.
Violent Crime In Your State: Did You Know?

Did you know, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) most recent “Crime in the United States” report, that in the state of X there were:

  • 107,998 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 1,139 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 9,766 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 31,801 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 65,292 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

Source: Crime in the United States, By State, 2013, Federal Bureau of Investigation website.

Resources in Texas

Texas Attorney General Victim Services

Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Victims Services

Texas Crime Victim Compensation Division

Texas Safe Place

Aid To Victims Of Domestic Abuse

Texas Council On Family Violence

Texas Legal Services Center – VICARS For Crime Victims

Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

Parents Of Murdered Children – Houston Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Heights Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – San Antonio Chapter