Severe Trafficking

Victims of severe trafficking means: 1) Sex trafficking victims in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, OR in which the victim is a minor; or 2) the recruitment, harboring, or obtaining a person for labor through force, fraud, or coercion for the purposes of involuntary servitude or slavery.

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)

A sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) is a nurse who has completed training in completing the examinations of victims of sexual assault and collecting evidence of sexual assault for future investigation and prosecution. 

Shock Parole

Parole in which an inmate is released after serving a short amount of time, typically about six months.


A court power that attorney’s may use to compel witnesses to be present and testify and/ or bring documents to court.