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      Victims have rights too

      One victim's rights advocate told FOX 31 there are many people who don't realize victims have rights too.

      Monday morning's wreath proclamation ceremony kicked off Victim's Rights Awareness Week in Albany-Dougherty County.Every local agency that works with victims attended and placed a carnation on the wreath in honor of those victims.One victim's rights advocate told FOX 31 there are many people who don't realize victims have rights too. One of those things that isn't often realized is that they have a right to information about the person who committed the crime; when they're arrested, when they're released, etc.Chairman Jeff Sinyard and Mayor Dorothy Hubbard ended the ceremony by officially declaring April 6-12, 2014 Victim's Rights Awareness Week.

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