Category: Domestic Violence

Different Types of Domestic Violence?

The scourge of domestic violence is a problem that seemingly gets worse every year, with an average victim being attacked once every nine seconds. While no age bracket is immune to this issue, women between the ages of 18 and 24 are the most vulnerable. Within this issue are four different types of domestic violence, each… Read more>>

My Neighbor Is Physically Abused By Her Husband. Is There Any Way I Can Intervene?

It may be unnerving to know that your neighbor is being harmed by her husband. However, there are things that you may be able to do to help an individual who is suffering from domestic abuse. Let’s take a look at your options in the event that you want to intervene or try to help… Read more>>

My Child Has Told Me He/She Was Physically Abused By My Husband. What Should I Do?

Violence within a family is something that always deserves serious discussion. Not only can it have a huge impact on those involved, but any act of domestic violence is also in opposition to the law. If you find out that your child has been physically abused by your husband, you need to take a number… Read more>>

What to Do When An Ex Wrongfully Accuses You of Domestic Violence

False allegations of domestic violence from a former spouse can have devastating consequences both personally and financially. If you have children, the situation can become even more complicated, potentially leading to termination of custody and/or visitation rights. So What Should You Do? Since courts often favor the woman, it is important to take these allegations… Read more>>

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