Sexual Assault & Counseling Information Service (217) 348-5033 or Toll Free Crisis Hotline (888) 345-2846
A decision to file a civil lawsuit bases on sexual assault or sexual abuse requires careful consideration. For some survivors, a civil suit can be an empowering experience and an important step in the healing process. The information contained in the guide linked below can help you determine whether a civil suit meets your needs. Consult your attorney, counselor or other trusted individuals when making this decision.
This is a practical guide for those considering filing a civil lawsuit. The Guide is only available electronically