“He had me in a choke hold and banged my head against the wall… 5 days later, I wore my mother’s wedding dress and I married him”. 1,249 more words
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A Mother Jones article on the Texas man who killed his wife’s sister and her family asks why the killer was able to have guns even though he was under a domestic violence restraining order, and reviews federal and state laws regarding gun possession for domestic violence attackers and stalkers.
Damned if you do and damned if you don’t.
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We reprint this article from New York Times not to detract from the two-parent family, but to point out how battered women are blamed when they don’t “just leave” but are labeled as bad parents if they are single mothers.
This Is How A Domestic Violence Victim Falls Through The Cracks – http://huff.to/1lyF26B