Minneapolis to pay record $27 million to settle civil lawsuit brought by George Floyd’s family

Posted on March 13, 2021

By Nancy Dillon The city of Minneapolis has agreed to pay a record $27 million to settle the wrongful death lawsuit brought by George Floyd’s  Continue Reading »

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ABUSERS ARE UNDER-CHARGED IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SITUATIONS

Posted on March 11, 2021

By Kate Royals This article is the second in a series about how the criminal justice system fails domestic violence victims in Mississippi. On a  Continue Reading »

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Determined judges could stop no-cash-bail madness

Posted on March 8, 2021

By Diane Dimond This is an open letter to district court judges in Harris County, Texas. But, honestly, it could apply to any number of  Continue Reading »

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New non-fatal strangulation law to target domestic abusers

Posted on March 2, 2021

By BBC Abusers who use non-fatal strangulation will face up to five years in jail under a new law planned by the government. Campaigners have  Continue Reading »

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‘Aisha’s Law’ for domestic violence protections returns to Ohio legislature

Posted on March 1, 2021

By Susan Tebben Expansions to domestic violence protections have once again returned to the Ohio Statehouse, after passing the House last year but failing to  Continue Reading »

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