April 23, 2010
U.S. Supreme Court Case Impacting Domestic Violence
Advocates for domestic violence victims are sounding the warning about a little-noticed U.S. Supreme Court case that they say could make it much harder for battered women and men to enforce restraining orders against their abusers.
Read more about this pending Supreme Court case here.
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As opposed to the court doing it for them? Many victims of violence won't press charges. They are afraid to.
Posted by: CAPlastic Surgeon | Aug 31, 2010 2:43:48 PM
Regardless of whether the victims are afraid to or not we should not make it harder for victims to get restraining orders.
I mean, a restraining order is the first tool a victim has against an abuser, we shouldn't take that away.
Posted by: domestic violence victim columbus ohio | Aug 7, 2012 11:05:15 AM