Work and Contributions


  • Markowitz, Jenifer and Scalzo, Teresa, Role of Anogenital Injury in Sexual Assault Cases,” Sexual Assault Report, Volume 14, Number 4 (March / April 2011).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Prosecuting Rape Cases:  Trial Preparation and Trial Tactic Issues,” pp. 363 – 378, Practical Aspects of Rape Investigation:  A Multidisciplinary Approach4th Ed. (2008) CRCPress.

  • Panella, Jack and Khang-Sofer, Leemie, Pennsylvania Benchbook on Crimes of Sexual Violence (2007) (Note: Ms. Scalzo was a major contributing author).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Overcoming the Consent Defense,” Michigan Prosecuting Attorneys Association Violence Against Women Newsletter, Vol. 5, Issue 4 (Winter 2007), p. 1. 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Prosecuting Alcohol Facilitated Sexual Assault, Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (2007).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Alcohol Facilitated Sexual Assault,” Connections (Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault’s bi-annual Educational Journal), (December 2006). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Overcoming the Consent Defense,” The Voice, Volume 1, Issue 7 (2006). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Tips for Testifying as an Expert Witness in a Violence Against Women Prosecution,” The Voice, Volume 1, Issue 6 (2006). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Rape and Sexual Assault Reporting Laws, (reprinted from The Voice), The Resource (Spring / Summer 2006).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Rape and Sexual Assault Reporting Laws,” The Voice, Volume 1, Issue 3 (2006). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Rape and Sexual Assault Reporting Laws for Competent Adult Victims,” National Center for Domestic and Sexual Violence (2006).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, NCPVAW Promotes Process Oriented Prosecution,” APRI Highlights (Summer 2005).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, NCPVAW Expands its Focus,” APRI Highlights (Spring 2005).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations,” The Voice, Volume 1, Issue 1 (March 2005). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Ways for Sexual Assault Coalitions to Enhance the Relationship between Prosecutors and Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners,” ReShape, Issue 9 (Winter 2004), pp. 5, 7.

  • Scalzo, Teresa, It’s All in the Focus:  Overcoming the Assumption of the Risk Defense in Rape Cases,” APRI Highlights (Autumn 2003).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, APRI to Develop National Institute on Prosecution of Domestic Violence,” APRI Highlights (Summer 2003). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, "Taking the Lead:  Drafting Domestic Violence Policies that Save Lives,” APRI Highlights (Winter 2003).

  • Scalzo, Teresa, Preliminary Hearings:  A Manual for Pennsylvania Prosecutors, Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association (2002). 

  • Scalzo, Teresa, “After the Dust Settles:  The Criminal Justice System in the Aftermath of a Terrorist Attack,”  The Prosecutor, Vol. 36, No. 4 (July/August 2002), p. 16.

  • Scalzo, Teresa, “NDAA Survey of Standards for Competency of Counsel in Capital Cases,” The Prosecutor, Vol. 36, No. 3 (May/June 2002), p. 26.

  • Scalzo, Teresa, “Drafting Hoax Anthrax Legislation,” The Prosecutor, Vol. 36, No. 1 (January/February 2001), p. 14.



  • Lipstick and Blood, John Kearney (2006) (Story of the Devon Guzman homicide) Former name, Teresa Miranda