Marsy's Law for Nevada

On November 6, 2018, voters in Nevada passed Marsy’s Law with over 61% of the vote!

What is Marsy's Law?

Marsy’s Law for Nevada is a constitutional amendment that guarantees victims of crime enforceable constitutional rights. This measure received approval during the 2015 & 2017 legislative sessions and was passed by voters in Nevada on November 6, 2018. Please see our FAQ for more information.

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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak Issues Proclamation Ahead of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak officially proclaims October 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Please check out this link for a list of events taking place in Nevada, as well as media resources and statistics on domestic violence.     

Marsy’s Law Urges Nevada to Go Purple in October for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  Nevada, October 2021 - October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Marsy’s Law is urging Nevadans to GO PURPLE in support of domestic violence victims and survivors, everywhere. Marsy’s Law for Nevada was approved by voters in 2018 and created Constitutional...

GO PURPLE and Join Supporters Across Nevada to Raise Awareness for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  Nevada, October 2021 - October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Marsy’s Law for Nevada is urging Nevadans to GO PURPLE in support of domestic violence victims and survivors, everywhere. In 2020, according to statistics compiled by the Nevada Department...

Release: Locations across Nevada are preparing to GO PURPLE in April and show their support for victims of crime

For Immediate Release Nevada, April 18-24, 2021 Locations across Nevada are preparing to GO PURPLE in April and show their support for victims of crime Each year the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime calls on Americans...

Updated Washoe Co. DA Website Provides Critical Information for Crime Victims

  Nevada, October 2020 - As communities across America mark Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, the Washoe County District Attorney’s office is providing clarity on victims’ rights with a newly updated website.

Marsy’s Law Urges Nevada to Go Purple in October for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  Nevada, October 2020 - October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Marsy’s Law is urging Nevadans to Go Purple in support of domestic violence victims everywhere.

Recognizing Leaders In Victims’ Rights Efforts in Nevada

  Immediate Release   Nevada, August 24, 2020 - Marsy’s Law for Nevada applauds the efforts of advocacy agencies and civic offices standing strong on behalf of victims’ rights. They work diligently to ensure that our neighbors receive the voice...

Marsy's Law for Nevada Urges Nevada Leaders to Remember Crime Victims and Domestic Violence Shelters

Nevada, July 7, 2020 The Honorable Steve Sisolak Office of the Governor 101 N. Carson St., Ste 1 Carson City, NV, 89701

COVID-19 Jeopardizes Critical Funding for Domestic Violence Programs

  Nevada, June 2020 - As our communities and economy begin to slowly recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are adding up the financial impact and bracing for more challenges personally and across our cities, counties, and the state.

COVID-19 Jeopardizes Critical Funding for Domestic Violence Programs

  Nevada, June 2020 - As our communities and economy begin to slowly recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are adding up the financial impact and bracing for more challenges personally and across our cities, counties, and the state.