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Abuse of a child is a serious problem that can have lasting effects on the child’s mental and emotional health. Child abuse is defined as any behavior that detrimentally affects a child’s cognitive, social, or emotional development. This […]

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Recognizing Sexual and Domestic Assault Sexual assault and domestic violence may be recognized from the patterns of the behavior of the abuser and of the victims. The following examples are situations where domestic abuse can be recognized by […]

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Domestic Violence Results In Murder-Suicide Case In Jasper County The Georgia Bureau of Investigation confirmed that 41-year-old Kira Ammons of Monticello, Jasper County, is the murder victim shot by her boyfriend, who apparently later committed suicide when local […]

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New York Domestic Violence Case of Soprano’s Vincent Pastore Settles Out of Court In a story on February 10, 2009, that Vincent Pastore, 62, known as Sal Bonpensiero on the HBO television series called The Sopranos, had agreed to […]

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Domestic Violence Charge Against Broncos Receiver Dropped Denver Broncos receiver Brandon Marshall says he is still frustrated that a dispute with his girlfriend had developed into a public spectacle. However, to Marshall’s relief, the charges of false imprisonment […]

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NBA Star Artest Sentenced in Misdemeanor Domestic Violence Sacramento Kings forward Ron Artest pleaded no contest Thursday to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge stemming from a March 5 dispute with his wife, the latest in a string of off-court problems, […]