Victim's Bill of Rights

  1. The right to reasonable, accurate, and timely notice of any scheduled court proceedings or any changes to such proceedings;
  2. The right to reasonable, accurate, and timely notice of the arrest, release, or escape of the accused;
  3. The right not to be excluded from any scheduled court proceedings, except as provided by law;
  4. The right to be heard at any scheduled court proceedings involving the release, plea, or sentencing of the accused;
  5. The right to file a written objection in any parole proceedings involving the accused;
  6. The right to confer with the prosecuting attorney in any criminal prosecution related to the victim;
  7. The right to restitution as provided by law;
  8. The right to proceedings free from unreasonable delay; and
  9. The right to be treated fairly and with dignity by all criminal justice agencies involved in the case.
  10. The right to file a motion in the criminal case within 20 days of a court proceeding requesting to be heard if the victim has properly requested notification and is not given notice of said court proceeding.