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WEBINAR - Extreme Risk Laws: An Overview

This webinar is hosted by the Battered Women's Justice Project and is open to the public. It is scheduled for 2:00-3:30 CDT…

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Firearms and Teen Dating Violence

The entire country has been reflecting on the Valentine’s Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland…

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Children, Domestic Violence, and Guns

The negative consequences of domestic violence are not only felt by a batterer’s intimate partner; they are also felt by the…

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Study Suggests Greater Reductions in IPH Possible

A recent study offers further promise to reduce the incidence of intimate partner homicide through firearms restrictions.

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WEBINAR - Overcoming the "Buts": Improving your Community's Response to Firearms and Domestic Violence Despite the Obstacles

Communities across the country face a variety of obstacles to removing firearms from individuals who are prohibited from…

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Georgia Commission on Family Violence Presents Jennifer Waindle with 2017 Gender Justice Award

Jennifer Waindle, an investigator with the DeKalb County District Attorney, recently won the Georgia Commission on Family…

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Reporting Domestic Offenses to Background Check Systems: Does it Really Matter?

Background check systems, such as the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), were created to work like a…

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Preventing Gun Violence Against Native Women

Six in ten Native women will be physically assaulted at some point in their lives and, on some reservations, the murder rate…

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