Archive for the ‘National’ Category

Smart home technology is being used against victims of domestic abuse

New smart technology is handing the power of control over to perpetrators of domestic abuse, a new report claims.

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Defendants are “gaming system” to get cases dropped

A new report has suggested defendants are intimidating victims prior to court dates resulting in non-attendance and case dismissals

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Universal Credit makes things even harder for victims of domestic abuse

Universal Credit to make things more difficult to victims of domestic abuse

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World Day Against Trafficking

What is trafficking? How does it link to domestic abuse? Find out here.

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New York passes new law on gun ownership

New gun law passed in New York preventing convicted abusers from owning any sort of weapon.

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Universal basic income could help survivors of domestic abuse.

A move towards recognising non-physical abuse could be reached through the implementation of a Universal Basic Income.

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