Government Immigration Board Determines Domestic Violence Victims May Be Able To Qualify For US Asylum
A government immigration board has determined for the first time that domestic violence victims may be able to qualify for asylum in the United States.
In a recent study from the U.S. Department of Justice, it was found that rapes, sexual assaults and domestic violence cases occur more often during the summer months.
A hung jury has led to a mistrial for a D.C. police officer charged with attempting to kill his wife.
Hope Solo allegedly attacked her sister and nephew, while everyone is shocked it’s probably something we should have seen coming.
People who commit domestic violence in front of a child will face more time in prison, under a bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
People convicted of minor domestic violence offenses can be barred from possessing guns even in states where no proof of physical violence is required to support the domestic violence charge, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.
A measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
A bill that would make it easier for abuse victims to obtain protective orders has cleared the House of Delegates with a unanimous vote.
On anniversary of fatal shooting, Oscar Pistorius says he is consumed by grief.
Gov. Martin O’Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown underscored their support for several domestic violence bills moving through the General Assembly at a rally Monday evening in Annapolis.