Criminalist Angel Shaw processes a rape kit at the Sacramento Count District Attorney’s crime analysis lab in 2013. There is a backlog of thousands of untested rape kits in California.
Criminalist Angel Shaw processes a rape kit at the Sacramento Count District Attorney’s crime analysis lab in 2013. There is a backlog of thousands of untested rape kits in California. Renée C. Byer Sacramento Bee file
Criminalist Angel Shaw processes a rape kit at the Sacramento Count District Attorney’s crime analysis lab in 2013. There is a backlog of thousands of untested rape kits in California. Renée C. Byer Sacramento Bee file
Foon Rhee

Foon Rhee

Associate editor, editorial writer and Viewpoints editor

California seeks justice for rape victims on the cheap

July 12, 2017 09:00 AM

UPDATED July 12, 2017 09:08 AM

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Foon Rhee, an associate editor, joined the The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in February 2010 after reporting and editing for newspapers in Massachusetts and North Carolina and keeping his opinions to himself. He graduated from Duke and went to graduate school during a fellowship at the University of Hawaii. Foon Rhee can be reached at frhee@sacbee.com or 916-321-1913. Twitter: @foonrhee.