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Pensacola Fair Off to a Safe Start

It’s finally here!  The Pensacola Interstate Fair kicked off Thursday evening, jam-packed with entertainment, deep fryers, and rides!  Set up for the rides began late Tuesday evening, and with that comes inspections at the fairgrounds to make sure everything was in top condition. 291 more words


*** Immigrant Victims legal rights ***



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1.Information on the Legal Rights Available to Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence in the United States and Facts about Immigrating on a Marriage-Based Visa Fact Sheet  14 more words

Common Concerns Regarding Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Petitions

In 1994, Congress passed the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”) as part of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. In doing so, Congress’ purpose was to provide sufficient and effective response to the increased rates of certain crimes associated with domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. 818 more words


The Power of VAWA - Violence Against Women Act

By Edupliance | 29th February, 2016

If you are a person who suffers from emotional, physical abuse or being stalked by someone, you have the right to invoke VAWA. 826 more words


VAWA Tribal Trial Advocacy Skills Training at Eastern Band Cherokee


August 24-26, 2016
Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation Cherokee, North Carolina

The BIA Office of Justice Services and the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation present a free training for tribal judges, prosecutors, public defenders and tribal leaders in trial advocacy skills and the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Special Domestic Violence Jurisdiction over Non-Indians.

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Lionfish Likely to Stay in Gulf

The 2nd Annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness wrapped up this Sunday in Pensacola.

And this year the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the invasive fish came in bigger and more plentiful than ever before. 230 more words