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Motorcycle Ride Against Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Jimmy Bernardo Memorial Ride, Awareness, Child abuse, Domestic Violence, fundraising, humans, children, women, family, GoodNews )

Dee
- 657 days ago - news10.com
PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Berkshire County motorcycle riders gathered in the city Sunday for the 18th Annual Jimmy Bernardo Memorial Ride in an effort to raise awareness and money for victims of child abuse and domestic violence.
Domestic Violence in the Deaf Community
Society & Culture  (tags: domestic violence, physical abuse, sexual assault, Deaf, Deaf culture, ASL, videos )

Brian
- 908 days ago - healthbridges.info
Domestic Violence has always been a problem in the Deaf community. For many years it has been a hidden problem, secret and taboo. It was treated as a private matter between two people and the community should not get involved. ASL videos.
ACTION ALERT: Support the Violence Against Women Health Initiative Act of 2011! - PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: abused woman, domestic violence, health initiative act, protection laws )

Simone
- 1431 days ago - change.org
The Violence Against Women Health Initiative Act of 2011 (H.R.1578), sponsored by U.S. Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (D-NY 29), is a bill that is designed to help strengthen the ability of health care providers to identify victims of domestic violence
STUDY: Many Bullies Get Pushed Around At Home
Society & Culture  (tags: education, culture, family, ethics, politics, BULLYING, bulying, school bullying, domestic violence, law, violence, society )

Cal
- 1464 days ago - npr.org
Bullies, their victims and kids who were both bullies and victims were far more likely to have been hurt by a family member or to have seen family violence than peers who weren't involved in bullying, according to data from Massachusetts that were just pu
ACTION ALERT: Justice for Battered Women in Prison! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: battered women, domestic violence, survivors, jailed, crimes, freedom, society )

Simone
- 1643 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Countless survivors of domestic violence in the US have been imprisoned for decades, despite the fact that their only crime was defending themselves and their children. Criminology and domestic violence experts agree that the majority of women behind bars
Rogersville Man Allegedly Threatens to Kill Family; Bites Wife's Forehead, Hits Her With Skillet
Society & Culture  (tags: Domestic Violence, attempted murder, violence, women, child )

Lone
- 1856 days ago - timesnews.net
A Rogersville man has been arrested after allegedly attacking his wife, then threatening to kill her, their daughter and himself
Shelter for Abused Women Helping Victim's Pets! Video!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Domestic Violence, pets, protection, women, environment )

Cher
- 1870 days ago - abclocal.go.com
A local shelter for abused women is helping protect their pets as well. And it's been made possible in part to a donation made in memory of two local children killed by their father.
Police: 2 Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: Domestic Violence, women, violence, Murder-Suicide )

Lone
- 1890 days ago - charlotteobserver.com
A Shelby man and his girlfriend are dead after an apparent murder-suicide early Saturday morning just outside downtown Shelby -- but their two young children were guided from the house safely before their father shot himself
Pinellas State Attorney Bernie McCabe 'Dumbfounded' By Prosecutor's Actions in Domestic Violence Case
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, murder, crime, law, Domestic Violence )

Lone
- 1891 days ago - tampabay.com
Pinellas County's top prosecutor said Thursday he is "dumbfounded" at the way his office handled the case of Craig Wall, accused of fatally stabbing his girlfriend after being released on $1,000 bail in a domestic violence case
Wife Jailed After Fight Over Husband Urinating on the Floor, Pasco Deputies Say
Society & Culture  (tags: women, charged, Domestic Violence, husband )

Lone
- 1891 days ago - tampabay.com
WESLEY CHAPEL -- Deanne Elsholz said her husband urinated on the bathroom floor. David Elsholz just wanted to go back to sleep.
Domestic Violence Victims Deserve Rights ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, domestic violence, protection, violence, environment )

Cher
- 1925 days ago - change.org
The increasing incidents of domestic violence and the toll it takes on society are staggering. Mostly, domestic violence is a problem that remains hidden from general discussion, unless it involves a high profile individual and is splashed all over the
10 Myths About Domestic Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Family, Domestic Violence, Myths, Crime, Justice )

Sophie
- 1962 days ago - x-raytechnicianschools.org
The prevailing myths surrounding these tragedies actively stand in the way of bringing the perpetrators to justice. Promoting an education and understanding of why domestic abuse happens and is allowed to continue stands as the only way to truly put
Tajikistan: Child Brides, Polygamy and Poverty Contributing to Rampant Domestic Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, Child brides, polygamy, poverty, domestic violence, Amnesty International )

Kelli
- 1977 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
'Women in Tajikistan are beaten, abused, and raped in the family but the authorities tend to reflect the societal attitude of blaming the woman for domestic violence. They see their primary role as mediator, to preserve the family rather than protect the
Man Charged With Assaulting Officer
Society & Culture  (tags: society, police, crime, violence, safety, Domestic Violence )

Dee
- 1984 days ago - capitalnews9.com
ALBANY, N.Y. -- A Schodack man is facing charges after an Albany police officer was injured while responding to a domestic call early Wednesday morning.
ACTION ALERT: Break the Cycle of Domestic Violence in Canada!
Society & Culture  (tags: woman, children, crimes, violence, domestic violence, canada, protection laws, legalisation )

Simone
- 1992 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The first step in breaking the cycle of violence is to break the silence. Domestic violence is absent from the political agenda, and we are demanding leadership and action on violence against women and children. November is Women Abuse Prevention
 

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