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Multiple Victim Homicides, Mass Murders, and Homicide-Suicides as Domestic Violence Events

While intimate partner homicides are generally discussed as events in which there is a single homicide victim, they often…

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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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State Intimate Partner Violence–Related Firearm Laws and Intimate Partner Homicide Rates in the United States, 1991 to 2015

Every year in the United States, more than 1800 people are killed by their intimate partners, and approximately 50% of these…

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Non-Fatal Firearm Uses in Domestic Violence

Batterers use firearms in nonfatal domestic violence to control their partners.

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WEBINAR - The Patchwork of State Laws on Firearm Prohibitions for Domestic Violence Protective Order

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

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WEBINAR - Creative Methods for Local Enforcement of Federal Firearms Restrictions

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

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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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Washington State Passes Legislation to Notify DV Survivors of Abusers Attempting to Illegally Purchase Firearms

The state of Washington has long been a leader in gun control legislation.

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