Domestic violence lawsapply to a wide range of behaviors committed by one intimate partner against another. But at its core, domestic violence is the use of force or duress by one person to control... more
Q. What if a Temporary Restraining Order is issued; what then?
A. If a TRO is entered, the Defendant will be served with the Order and a copy of your complaint, and a Hearing date set on the issue of... more
Q. I have an abusive spouse "or at least I feel abused" is there anything I should do, or is what I'm going through just to be expected?
A. Some people believe that abusive conduct is limited to... more
Statistics show that 1 in 4 U.S. women will be victims of domestic violence at some point in their lives. Additionally, nearly 2/3 of all women who are killed by men are murdered by an intimate... more
45-year-old Radcliffe Haughton was found dead with a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the Azana Salon Spa in Brookfield, WI after he shot 7 women, killing three of them. Haughtons estranged wife,... more
If convicted of a domestic violence crime in Arizona, the consequences can be life altering. Some of the possible punishments can include:
- Jail/prison time,
- Hefty fines,
- Mandatory treatment... more
First, make sure you and your children are safe. Do not wait for your abuser to calm down. Just because your abuser has temporarily ceased his or her attack does not mean they are finished or that... more
rdenes judiciales en casos de violencia domstica
Si usted o alguien en su hogar es vctima de violencia domstica, llame al 911. No justique ni permita que haya violencia domstica en su hogar. Adems... more
Domestic Violence comes in all shapes and forms.
Sometimes an order of protection is a necessary step to take in order to safely turn the corner and make the important decision to remove from a... more