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Recent Trends in Firearm Legislation and Case Law Update

This webinar is hosted by the Battered Women's Justice Project and is open to the public.

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Taking Aim at Family Violence

SMU Dedman School of Law recently published "Taking Aim at Family Violence: A Report on the Dallas County Gun Surrender…

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Additional News

Protecting Victims and Communities in Domestic Violence Cases: Collaborative Strategies

Webinar Recording from NCJFCJ, describing the application process for the new Firearm Pilot Site Initiative

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Understanding Firearms Assaults against Law Enforcement Officers in the United States

The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services recently published Understanding Firearms Assaults against Law Enforcement…

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Firearms and Domestic Violence: The Intersections

Firearms and Domestic Violence: The Intersections was published on December 13, 2016 by the Department of Justice, but it…

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1 in 4 Domestic Violence Victims Threatened with a Gun

One in four victims of interpersonal violence in Connecticut have been threatened by their abuser with a gun, according to a…

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IPV and Weapon Types: A Summary of New Research by Susan B. Sorenson

According to Sorenson, “Guns can facilitate a condition known as coercive control, in which an abuser dominates and…

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Dave Keck, J.D., Director of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and Firearms

According to the new director, “The effective enforcement of firearm prohibitions is one of the most important issues facing…

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