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When Immigration Becomes a Tool in Intimate Partner Violence

Published: June, 2022| BWJP

When Immigration Becomes a Tool in Intimate Partner Violence By Victoria Taylor Many people are unaware that immigration abuse can be a tool of gender-based violence.  Imagine being 21, prohibited from… View this resource

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SCOTUS Just Made Domestic Violence More Deadly

Published: June, 2022| BWJP

SCOTUS Just Made Domestic Violence More Deadly By Julie Germann, J.D. “[All too often] the only difference between a battered woman and a dead woman is the presence of a gun.”  This statement made by… View this resource

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You Thought the Boyfriend Loophole Was Closing… Not Exactly.

Published: June, 2022| BWJP

You Thought the Boyfriend Loophole Was Closing… Not Exactly.  Over the last 25 years, domestic violence advocates, organizations, and survivors have been pushing Congress to close the “boyfriend… View this resource

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Reproductive Freedom is Survivor Freedom 

Published: June, 2022| BWJP

Reproductive Freedom is Survivor Freedom  As a gender-based violence organization, BWJP will always support the autonomy of survivors over their own lives and bodies. The Supreme Court’s decision in… View this resource

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BWJP FY 2021 ANNUAL REPORT

Published: June, 2022| BWJP

BWJP FY 2021 ANNUAL REPORT June, 2022 Dear Friend of BWJP, The past few years have been difficult for many. The COVID-19 pandemic and pervasive systemic racism and oppression have led to a reckoning… View this resource

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NCPOFFC Newsletter #13: Full Faith and Credit for Law Enforcement

Published: November, 2015| NCPOFFC, Millicent Shaw Phipps

This newsletter provides information on Full Faith and Credit for law enforcement, including the provision of useful tools.    View this resource

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NCPOFFC Newsletter #12: Creating a More Survivor-Centered Civil Protection Order System

Published: October, 2015| NCPOFFC, Sarah Henry

This newsletter provides information on creating a more survivor-centered Civil Protection Order System and provides the tools to do so.   View this resource

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NCPOFFC Newsletter #11: Protection Order Resources for Advocates

Published: October, 2015| NCPOFFC, Monica N. Player

This newsletter provides information on some of NCPOFFC's top protection order resources for advocates.    View this resource

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NCPOFFC Newsletter #10: October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Published: October, 2015| NCPOFFC

This newsletter provides information on NCPOFFC's plans for raising awareness of DVAM during the month of October as well as some back history on DVAM itself.   View this resource

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Pentagon Channel: Domestic Violence Awareness Month Program

Published: October, 2011| Glenna Tinney, Kenya Fairley, Brian Namey

This video on the Pentagon Channel shows speakers discussing the issue of domestic violence in the military during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. View this resource

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Special Report: For U.S. Veterans, the War after the Wars

Published: November, 2010| Nick Carey

This news article examines multiple issues surrounding veterans returning home from years of war, to include intimate partner violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the VA, and… View this resource