• Interview with Jasmine

    June 2009

    Jasmine speaks about her experience arising from being the victim of a child sexual predator and quite eloquently shares her unique insight. She is someone to be proud of and heard.

  • Testimony in Response to Motion to Dismiss - Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan

    August 2011

    Denise Rotheimer's testimony is response to Attorney General Lisa Madigan's motion to dismiss the suit initiated by she and her daughter.

  • Jasmine's Law Presentation

    October 2010

    Denise speaks to the LMV Exchange Club about Jasmine's Law and the road it took to get there.

  • Emmons School

    April 2010

    Lieutenant Manis and Detective Kates of the Lake County Sheriff's Department, Mary Vasquez of PAVE, Denise Rotheimer of MOMSV address safety issues affecting children. Event was hosted at Emmons School in Antioch.

  • Jasmine's Testimony to the House Judiciary II Committee

    May 2010

    Jasmine speaks eloquently and with tremendous insight about the problem Illinois faces with child sex offenders and the challenges victims face.

  • Denise Testifies Before the House Judiciary II Committee

    March 2010

    Before the House Expansion of Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Registration Subcommittee, and against opposition from the Illinois State's Attorney Lobby, Denise makes an extremely powerful case for the passage of Jasmine's Law.

  • Enforce Justice - Jasmine's Law Episode

    January 2010

    Denise is joined by Angela Rose, Executive Director of PAVE, defense attorney John Joanem, and Preston Olsen, father of a child victim, in a discussion about Jasmine's Law.

  • Corruption and Coverup of Child Seuxal Abuse & Use of Ariana King-Pfeiffer -DC Child Protection

    March 2010

    Washington DC Child Protective Services (CFSA) clearly does not do ongoing criminal background checks on ALL of its employees, including its executives. Corrupt officials interferred with at least one investigation(s), and a call is made for reopening those investigations. Call on Mayor Adrian Fenty and the DC City Council to have an independent investigation.

  • Myra Spearman joins Denise to Talk about Domestic Violence

    October 2009

    Myra Spearman of "The Weaker Vessel" joins Denise to talk about domestic violence, the domestic violence database as well as proposed legislation in support of the database.

  • Townhall Meeting

    October 2010
  • Convictions Without Justice Presentation

    August 2009

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  • Judge Elliott gave child custody to pedophile

    November 2008

    There is a crisis in our nation's family courts, where judges rule against victims of domestic violence and their children and give custody to abusers and pedophiles. Learn more at

  • Children suffering in silence the pain of domestic violence

    November 2007

    Children suffering in silence the pain of domestic violence

  • Breaking the Silence: Children's Stories

    March 2006

    Trailer for a PBS documentary about women who lose their children to abusive fathers

  • PART 1- Family Court Crisis - Our Children at Risk

    January 2008

    This 5 min. trailer exposes a brewing nightmare in family courts across America: children are routinely being placed by the family court in the sole custody of their abusive parents


    January 2008

    continues the story in PART 1 about a brewing nightmare in family courts across America: children are routinely being placed by the family court in the sole custody.

  • Ellen Bukstel - Faces Of Violence

    August 2008

    Faces of Violence feaures the song; "You're Not Better Than Me"...written and performed by Award Winning singer-songwriter Ellen Bukstel. Her powerful voice is the backdrop to a choreographed black and white photo study representing women and children in the commmunity who are victims of domestic abuse.

  • Domestic Violence

    August 2008

    This is a video on domestic violence made to spread awareness.

  • Jasmine Speaking at Barrington High School Press Conference

    January 2010

    The Governor's Director of Legislative Affairs Lindsay Hansen-Anderson, State Representative Dennis Reboletti, State Representative Linda Chapa LaVia, MOMSV Founder Denise Rotheimer, PAVE Survivor Justice Director Laura Dunn, and Jasmine herself spoke to the community in support Jasmine's Law.

  • Speaking About Child Predators Before the County Board

    January 2010

    Denise addresses the County Board in regard to her experience and changes needed in terms of victims' rights. The statements by board leadership also shows the need for consistency.