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Todd Wiseman

New law lets Texas drivers help tackle the state's rape kit testing backlog

Driver's license applications will soon ask Texans whether they'd like to donate $1 or more for sexual assault kit testing. It's the state's latest effort to reduce a backlog that has swelled for years. “There are women sitting for years sometimes waiting for justice,” said Rep. Victoria Neave, who authored the law. 

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