Bill Would Make it Easier to Prosecute the Crime of Strangulation in Kan.

Posted on January 27, 2015

The House Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee heard testimony Monday on House Bill 2017 that would classify strangulation as an aggravated battery. Strangulation is defined  Continue Reading »

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Domestic Violence Advocates Push to Define Strangulation in Existing Law

Posted on January 25, 2015

Martinez is accused of strangling his girlfriend’s 14-year-old son. The judge gave the convicted felon a $100,000 cash-only bond, but since strangulation isn’t specifically outlined  Continue Reading »

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Torres: Sheriff’s Office Takes Aim at Strangulation

Posted on January 23, 2015

From Florida Today By John A Torres The verbal abuse was there pretty much from the start. And then, after seven years of marriage it  Continue Reading »

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Kansas Lawmakers Considering Bill Calling for Harsher Punishment for Strangulation

Posted on January 22, 2015

On Monday, Kansas lawmakers will hear House Bill 2017, which would make strangling someone a felony crime. Currently, the law is vague and broad, leaving  Continue Reading »

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Woman Speaks About Domestic Violence

Posted on January 21, 2015

Gael Strack, CEO of Family Justice Center Alliance also spoke during the presentation. She said in her prior work as a prosecutor in San Diego,  Continue Reading »

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