Testifying in court can be an intimidating experience – especially for young victims. A bill that expands the use of therapy animals in court aims to help.

2017 HB 151 Proceedings Involving Minors or Persons with Intellectual Disabilites child abuse/child abuse prevention child welfare Chuck Mitchell Judicial Circuit Court service dogs/therapy animals sexual assault/rape Stephanie Perkins Susan Parmalee Tallahassee Memorial Hospital victims advocate