Al Jazeera America Revisits ‘Sex Crimes On Campus’

Al Jazeera America’s America Tonight series will revisit its 2013 report on campus sex crimes in November with the series Sex Crimes On Campus – One Year Later.

This three-part series debuting Nov. 10 updates the network’s in-depth look at the issue of campus sexual assault and the nation’s response, said network officials.

In advance of the new three-part series, Al Jazeera America Nov. 9 will present Sex Crimes on Campus Revisited, a half-hour special featuring highlights of the original three-part series that aired in October 2013.

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