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Gabby Giffords to push for Connecticut gun control bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords is coming to Connecticut to push for new gun control legislation designed to help domestic violence victims. 127 more words

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Branford teen allegedly threatened girlfriend, violating protective order

BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Branford teenager was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly threatening his girlfriend, who police say he was ordered to have no contact with. 79 more words

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Maryland Lawmaker Reassigned Over Protective Order

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A Maryland lawmaker has been reassigned due to a protective order preventing him from contacting his daughter for a year.

Del. Hasan “Jay” Jalisi was reassigned Monday to a different committee by House Speaker Michael Busch. 85 more words

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Temporary Protective Order Extended Against Md. Delegate

TOWSON, Md. — A temporary protective order against a Maryland legislator who allegedly slapped his daughter during an argument has been extended one week.

A Baltimore County judge rescheduled a hearing about whether to grant a permanent protective order against Del. 115 more words

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Temporary Protective Order Extended Against Md. Delegate

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A temporary protective order against a Maryland legislator who allegedly slapped his daughter during an argument has been extended one week. 119 more words

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Family & Dating Violence

 Family violence is any act committed between family or household members (including children) that is intended to result in physical harm, bodily injury, assault or sexual assault, or a threat that reasonably places the member in fear of immediate physical harm, bodily injury, assault or sexual assault.  356 more words

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EVERY day

Open up Google news, and EVERY day there’s at least one story about a guy who’s attacked a family member, coworker, neighbor, or stranger.

Here is one from the other day: 618 more words