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domestic abuse

"For those living in fear with their abusers, the coronavirus has compounded the time that they must spend together."
One in six Australian women have experienced financial abuse.
A shockingly tiny percentage of stalking incidents end in the prosecution of the perpetrator, according to a charity. The
Spice Girl Mel B, aka Melanie Brown, has been granted a restraining order against her estranged husband, Stephen Belafonte
Anti-violence activists say the so-called “slapping law” will leave abuse victims even more at risk.
Amber Heard wants the “silent sisters” of domestic abuse to know that they are never alone.  The “Justice League” actress
Starting in 2017, hairdressers in Illinois will learn how to recognize signs of domestic violence in their clients, as well
Amber Heard is raising awareness of domestic violence with a new PSA released months after settling her divorce with Johnny
The brutal murdering of women by former partners in public spaces produced a sense of outrage, contributing to the national debate. Government funding announcements are now widely publicized, and political point-scoring is common. Domestic Violence is discussed on television programs and local radio stations. So why do the advances seem so few?
I remember Grace being horrified to read a newspaper column that claimed domestic violence sufferers were mostly in lower socio-economic communities. She read this article from the balcony of her waterfront home and almost laughed.