DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: LAW, POLICY, AND PRACTICE


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE:
LAW, POLICY, AND PRACTICE
2010-11 Supplement

Government plans to enshrine the right of both divorced fathers and mothers to see their children risk putting victims of domestic violence and their children in danger, according to a report.

Family courts ‘ignoring needs of domestic violence victims’.

The United States is becoming a safer place for everyone except battered women. New York has had the fewest number of homicide victims since 1963. In the first half of 2009, the homicide rate in Los Angeles fell by nearly 30 percent, in Atlanta by 14 percent, and in Boston by 10 percent.1 Notwithstanding this downturn, for example, in Massachusetts during the first half of 2008, domestic violence led to the deaths of 19 women. Domestic violence deaths nearly tripled in that state — from 15 in 2005 to 42 in 2007, causing Gov. Deval Patrick to declare a domestic violence state of emergency. Continue reading →

Domestic Violence News & Information. Awareness, perception, definition and documentation of domestic violence differs widely from country to country, and from era to era.

Domestic violence and a law of unintended consequences

 Domestic violence and a law of unintended consequences. Virginia Governor Timothy M. Kaine today became the 200th lawyer in Virginia to sign the statement of the Virginia Legal Review Committee, which expresses concern about the significant and largely unpredictable legal … Continue reading →
child support

Family justice: What We Can Do To Protect Our Children

About towardchange

Your ‘Family Rights’ believing in the best interest of children. The issues which are important to me are, children and their families, the injustices to parents, which may occur, because of inadequate information, mistakes or corruption. This is happening every day. every minute and every second.
This entry was posted in Family Law, Law, Legal and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: LAW, POLICY, AND PRACTICE

  1. Pingback: New Domestic Abuse Protocol To Improve Cases In Northamptonshire | Parents Rights Blog

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.