All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Domestic Violence’

Be Safe During Divorce

Man and Woman sitting, upset, not looking at each other

In recent weeks, there are been several news reports of extreme behavior directly related to divorce proceedings.  Many people, especially women, are afraid to even tell their spouse that they want a divorce.  Usually the fear stems from past experiences with anger or violence from the spouse, or simply from watching such events unfold on television.  However, there are ways …

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Are you a victim of abuse?

Woman Dv

“Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women—more than car accidents, muggings, and rapes combined.” If or someone you love is a victim of abuse, there are resources to help! Most communities have a shelter for victims of abuse, which can provide emergency housing, food, and clothing. In addition, the Court can help by issuing a protective …

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