The number of domestic violence-related deaths in Pima County increased by 50 percent between 2014 and 2015, according to the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence. 1,216 more words
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Lawmakers Think Abuse Victims Need Easier Access to Guns. This Survivor Believes They’re Dead Wrong.
Lawmakers and gun-rights advocates have called for arming abuse victims, but few battered women are mentally and emotionally prepared to pull the trigger.
The Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill that would allow anyone 21 or older who is protected by a restraining order to carry a concealed handgun without a license for 45 days.250 more words
Become a volunteer domestic violence advocate
- The latest training will be conducted on Saturdays, beginning March 19, 2016.
- 24 hours of interactive training and shadowing will qualify you as a confidential domestic violence advocate in the State of Colorado. 38 more words