By Jennifer Stuart
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time to shed light on a subject that, for most people, might conjure up images of college students at alcohol-infused parties or joggers on dark, lonely roads.
Most people, when thinking of sexual assault victims, probably don’t think of seniors in nursing homes. Perhaps they should.
A recent CNN investigation found claims of rape in nursing homes are widespread, but difficult to document and substantiate because of the victims’ circumstances.