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Jul
23
2019
Jul 23, 2019
Lowered reporting of domestic violence by immigrant survivors
Immigrant survivors of domestic violence are shying away from seeking justice or intervention.
Jun
22
2019
Jun 22, 2019
Abusing an elderly parent? You could face eviction in India.
Ill treatment of elderly parents in India can get the progeny evicted from the parental home if the parent decides to place a complaint to authorities.
May
28
2019
May 28, 2019
“We prosecute murder without the victim’s help. Why not domestic violence?” - NYT
New York Times stages a very strong argument for pursuing domestic violence cases with 'evidence-based prosecution' as the victim often recants or is unwilling to testify.
Apr
18
2019
Apr 18, 2019
Special interests may upset VAWA Reauthorization
VAWA, the Violence Against Women Act, has been passed by the House on April 4. However it faces opposition in Senate by supporters of National Rifle Association.
Mar
25
2019
Mar 25, 2019
The South Asian community’s unfortunate shaming game on divorce.
Divorce is always tough. But family and community members, instead of offering compassion and empathy, turn round to blame and shame the divorced person.
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