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Evan Rachel Wood Clashes With 'Stranger Things' Fans Over 'Violent' Hopper Character
The "Westworld" actress and domestic abuse survivor criticized the fictional police chief and started a charged dialogue.
Chicago Police Officer On Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Security Team Charged With Domestic Battery
Marni Washington, who is part of Lightfoot's mayoral protective detail, was charged after a reported June 27 incident.
Woman Accused Of Taking Husband's Guns Will Face Misdemeanor Charge
Courtney Taylor Irby, an alleged domestic violence victim, initially faced a felony charge of armed burglary.
Oregon Just Passed The Best Family Leave Law In The U.S.
The state’s benefits are extraordinary, particularly for low-wage workers.
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She Was Arrested For Taking Her Husband’s Guns. But The Law Left Her Little Choice.
Florida, like many states, does not force domestic abusers to give up their guns.
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Fearing Her Husband, She Took His Guns To Police. They Arrested Her.
Joseph Irby allegedly rammed his wife's car off the road. She ended up behind bars.
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Texas Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Help Sex Trafficking Victims Get Out Of Prison
Incarcerated survivors who saw this bill as their only lifeline are heartbroken, according to criminal justice advocates.
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How A Feminist Activist Found Herself Working With Biden In The White House
Lynn Rosenthal, first-ever adviser on violence against women, reflects on her long career fighting for women’s rights.
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She Wrote The Book On Domestic Violence. Then A Murder-Suicide Hit Close To Home.
Rachel Louise Snyder had spent years researching her emotionally taxing book "No Visible Bruises." Now she's no longer the outsider.
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Tennessee DA Says Gay People Aren't Entitled To Domestic Violence Protections
Coffee County District Attorney Craig Northcott recently refused calls to resign for calling Muslims inherently "evil" and "violent."
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The First National Monument To Survivors Of Sexual Violence Is Now On Display
The Monument Quilt features thousands of stories of gender-based violence and will be featured on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., this weekend.
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Sex Trafficking Victims Are Stuck Behind Bars. This Texas Bill Could Help Free Them.
Many survivors commit crimes against their traffickers or because their abusers force them to.
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For Victims Of Reproductive Coercion Like Me, 'Heartbeat' Abortion Laws Could Be A Death Sentence
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With a baby to tie me to my abuser, I believe it would have only been a matter of time before he killed me.
Mississippi Lawmaker Punched Wife For Not Undressing Quickly Enough For Sex: Police
The state's House speaker has already called for Rep. Douglas McLeod (R) to resign after he was arrested on a charge of drunkenly hitting his wife.
Johnny Depp Accuses Ex-Wife Amber Heard Of Fabricating Abuse Allegations
The actor claimed as part of his defamation lawsuit that she "hit, punched and kicked" him.
Esmé Bianco On What It's Like To Film 'Game Of Thrones' Sex Scenes As A Survivor Of Abuse
The actress, who played Ros on the HBO series for three seasons, opens up about the importance of intimacy coordinators on set.
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In Economic Terms, Alabama Was Already A Terrible Place For Women
The extreme abortion bill that was signed into law Wednesday is just the latest troubling development.
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Hayden Panettiere's Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge
Hickerson was apprehended in Los Angeles following an alleged physical fight.
Former 'NYPD Blue' Star Rick Schroder Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Abuse
This is the actor's second arrest in a month.
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Amber Heard Details 'Horrific' Abuse By 'Monster’ Johnny Depp In Response To Lawsuit
The actress claims her then-partner attacked her over a love scene with James Franco, went on an abusive ecstasy bender and head-butted her.
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Domestic Violence Murders Are Suddenly On The Rise
The culprit? Guns, according to one researcher.
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I Kidnapped My Son To Escape My Abuser
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In the eyes of Brazil's law, I stole you from your father but I did it to save us from domestic violence.
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Joe Biden's Proudest Achievement Looks A Lot More Complicated In 2020
Twenty-five years after the Violence Against Women Act, some ask if it took the right approach.
157 Republicans Vote Against Renewing Violence Against Women Act
Due to pressure from the National Rifle Association, 157 Republicans in the House voted against the Violence Against Women Act.
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157 Republicans Just Opposed Renewing The Violence Against Women Act
They sided with the National Rifle Association over women’s safety. Not a good look!
House Votes To Renew Violence Against Women Act, Despite GOP Opposition
By Matthew Daly, AP
The bill is headed to the Senate, where it will likely face an uphill battle.
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