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How Perjury in Restraining Order Cases Is “Incentivized”

“Perjury in restraining orders is actually incentivized, not only by failing to prosecute it, but by allowing one-person hearings (ex parte) to get the orders originally, a super-low burden of proof to issue orders, no juries, a judiciary which actually gets training from feminist groups about the need for issuing orders, no rules of evidence to keep out unreliable phony stuff like hearsay, and much else. 513 more words

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Chronicles of Restraining Order Abuse (March 2016)

What follow are a selection of personal accounts of false accusation and restraining order abuse posted to the e-petition, “End Restraining Order Abuses,” in the past 30 days. 577 more words

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No One Is a VICTIM Just because S/he Says S/he Is: A Reminder for Reporters…and Other People Who Shouldn’t Need Reminding

I looked at a form I was handed a couple of weeks ago at a criminal arraignment I was ordered to attend. The form gives the impression I was supposed to sign it, which no one asked me to do. 637 more words

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移民局新政策:受虐待的某些非移民签证配偶可以申请工卡

基于针对妇女暴力法案(VAWA)的修改,移民局在2016年3月8日公布新的工卡政策。这个政策是允许某些非移民身份的配偶,假如能够证明受到他们的配偶虐待,可以申请有效期为两年的工卡。这个政策只适用于以下非移民身份的配偶:A (外交官员),E-3(澳大利亚公民的工作签证身份),G (外国政府或国际组织工作人员),H (工作签证身份)。

申请人必须持有(或在小于两年前)持有这些签证的配偶身份(比如H-4);证明受到主身份持有人的虐待。公开的有效期是两年,可以延期。

政策的原文在这里

Tribal leaders attend briefing on the Implementation of the Violence Against Women Act: Push to Further Protect Native Women

More than 100 people accepted the invitation to attend a congressional briefing, Violence Against Women and Implementation of VAWA 2013 Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction held February 23, 2016 in Washington, D.C. 918 more words

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“No Stigma Zone”: A Case for VAWA Grants’ Being Issued to Provide All Government Offices with Dictionaries so Their Employees Can Look Up Words like “Stigma”

I had occasion to visit the city prosecutor’s office on Friday. The decor was sternly clinical. The only ornamentation was some small posters on a bulletin board under glass (which was probably there to protect them from cynics armed with Sharpies). 331 more words

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