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12 Facts That Show How Guns Make Domestic Violence Even Deadlier

A statistical guide to firearms, intimate partner abuse, and the children, parents, and police who become victims, too.

by Kerry Shaw August 22, 2016

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The forgotten ones. LGBTIQ survivors of Domestic Violence.

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Our nation is having a imperative conversation about domestic violence which is long overdue. Rosie Batty and White Ribbon are doing amazing and important work and I thank them as a child who grew up with an abusive stepfather which had an impact on me. 981 more words


Intimate Partner Violence in Queer Relationships

I suspect that I will have a lot to say on this topic over the course of the next few years because it is the focus of my doctoral studies. 863 more words


San Jose Infant Found With Skull Fracture, Broken Bones; Father Arrested

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A San Jose father has been arrested after his infant daughter was found with a skull fracture and other fractures throughout her body, according to the sheriff’s department. 167 more words


Domestic Violence Conviction: You Just Lost Your Right to Own a Firearm

Domestic violence charges can be devastating and embarrassing both personally and professionally. Often an accused will do anything to make these criminal charges go away even if he or she is innocent. 853 more words

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Hotel Drama: 911 Call From Tamar Braxton & Vince Herbert’s Domestic Dispute Reveals What Really Went Down

Tamar Braxton and her husband Vincent Herbert were involved in an alleged domestic dispute at an upscale Atlanta hotel on Sunday, and a newly-released 911 call reveals exactly what went down between the couple. 134 more words


10th Annual K-9 Krawl 5K

In October of 2006, the Fairfax County Police Department held its inaugural K-9 Krawl 5K in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This dog walk was created to raise awareness of the link between domestic violence and pet abuse. 230 more words