domestic violence

Report: NFL Reduces Greg Hardy's SuspensionThe NFL announced that Cowboys DE Greg Hardy's suspension for domestic violence has been upheld but reduced from 10 games to four.
U-Md. Students Tackle Grant Writing, Fundraising To Prevent Human TraffickingA group of freshmen at the University of Maryland aren't waiting to make an impact outside campus — tackling two of the world's worst problems that hit closer to home than many of us realize.
Md. Delegate Has Court Date on Domestic Violence OrderA judge will consider a request to issue an order to keep a Maryland legislator away from someone concerned about potential domestic violence.
2 Members of Congress Write Goodell About Domestic ViolenceTwo members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence.
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NFL's Vincent Delivers Emotional Senate TestimonyNFL executive and former player Troy Vincent choked up Tuesday as he testified before a Senate Commerce Committee hearing about domestic violence in professional sports.
NFLPA Setting up Commission on Domestic ViolenceThe head of the NFL Players Association says the union is establishing an eight-member commission to advise it about domestic violence prevention and discipline.
NFL Suspends Peterson For At Least Rest of SeasonThe NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season.
Alfred Morris, LaVar Arrington Featured in NFL's New Domestic Violence AdOfficials of the No More Project said Wednesday that NFL players will appear in video and print PSAs to shed light on domestic violence issues.
Report: Rice Has Grievances Against NFL and RavensA hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday.
New Md. Laws Go Into Effect Oct. 1Some of the high-profile new laws approved in Maryland this year will take effect on Wednesday. Here are some of the most prominent.
NFL Commissioner Visits Domestic Violence Hotline Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and getting an up-close look at the realities victims face.