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VIDEO: Supporters Say Bill Making Strangulation a Felony Could Help Save Lives

Posted on February 13, 2018

VIDEO By: KATU News SALEM, OR – The state Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony Tuesday on a bill that would make some strangulation cases a  Continue Reading »

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Domestic Violence Advocates Tout Progress of Strangulation Bills

Posted on February 11, 2018

By: Cynthia Miller SANTA FE, NM – In late January, 26-year-old Alex Maestas was arrested after an hours-long standoff with a Santa Fe police SWAT  Continue Reading »

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How Frederick County became a state leader in preventing nonfatal strangulation, one of the deadliest forms of domestic violence

Posted on February 10, 2018

By: Kate Masters FREDERICK, MD – The call came on the afternoon of July 21, 2014 — a reported sexual assault in the area of  Continue Reading »

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Momentum Grows for Making Strangulation a Felony

Posted on February 9, 2018

By: Raymond Rendleman CLACKAMAS COUNTY, OR – Clackamas County victim service providers are advocating for the passage of Oregon Senate Bill 1562 — introduced this legislative  Continue Reading »

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UT declined to sanction professor who pleaded guilty to violent felony

Posted on January 24, 2018

By Ralph K.M. Haurwitz and Ryan Autullo – American-Statesman Staff AUSTIN, TX – A professor at the University of Texas who pleaded guilty to a felony charge of strangling  Continue Reading »

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