09/08/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Illinois Rape Kit Law Came Too Late For Some Victims

With considerable fanfare this week, Gov. Patrick J. Quinn signed into law a measure to improve rape investigations by Illinois authorities. But it came too late for women like Christina.

After a night out with a friend and the friend's boyfriend in April 2007, Christina went with the pair to the friend's Hyde Park apartment to sleep on the living room couch.

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