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Domestic Violence

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  • NFL sets new penalties on domestic violence, sexual assault violations

    NFL sets new penalties on domestic violence, sexual assault violations
    The penalty was underwhelming. The angry public fallout was not. A month after the NFL suspended Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice two games after he allegedly knocked out his soon-to-be wife at an Atlantic City hotel, the league admitted its error...
  • Domestic violence: Would it kill Roger Goodell to say 'I was wrong'?

    Domestic violence: Would it kill Roger Goodell to say 'I was wrong'?
    One hates to be the proverbial skunk at the garden party, but NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hardly deserves to be lionized in the wake of his decision to tighten up the league’s rules about players who beat their wives. The man’s values are...
  • NFL to review Ray Rice case under personal conduct policy, source says

    NFL to review Ray Rice case under personal conduct policy, source says
    Ravens running back Ray Rice's arrest and charge of simple assault-domestic violence in Atlantic City will be reviewed by the league under the NFL personal-conduct policy, according to a league source. Under the policy, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell...
  • Ozzie Newsome says Ray Rice remains in Ravens' plans

    Ozzie Newsome says Ray Rice remains in Ravens' plans
    Running back Ray Rice remains in the Ravens' plans for next season, general manager Ozzie Newsome said Monday afternoon. Rice and his fiancee were arrested over the weekend after a fight at an Atlantic City casino. Newsome, Ravens coach John...
  • Thunder guard Liggins arrested

    Thunder guard Liggins arrested
    Oklahoma City Thunder guard DeAndre Liggins was jailed Saturday night on suspicion of felony domestic abuse, according to KOCO-TV, Oklahoma City's ABC affiliate. Liggins is accused of assaulting a woman, who is believed to be his girlfriend, while in the...
  • Oct. 26 Safewalk-Run to benefit domestic violence victims

    Oct. 26 Safewalk-Run to benefit domestic violence victims
    Every day at first appearance court in downtown Fort Lauderdale, many of the newly arrested from around Broward County are facing domestic violence charges.  Sometimes victims even come to court, bruised and tearful but fearful of retribution from their...
  • Advocates say young mother's murder raises questions about domestic violence protections

    Advocates say young mother's murder raises questions about domestic violence protections
    Victoria Vernetta Glover had taken the available legal steps to protect herself from an allegedly abusive husband but was killed nonetheless. Police say Cory Bowman shot his estranged wife this week outside her Parkville home as she was putting her 3-...
  • Howard County's Legacy Project promotes healthy masculinity

    On June 8, the Domestic Violence Center of Howard County will host “Steppin’ into a New Legacy,” a step show and basketball tournament aimed at raising awareness about the role men play in preventing domestic violence. According to the...
  • Gansler, Brown clash over domestic violence proposals

    Gansler, Brown clash over domestic violence proposals
    An attempt by Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler to pivot from character concerns to issues in the increasingly nasty gubernatorial contest yielded more vitriol Tuesday as Gansler accused a rival, Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, of putting politics ahead of...
  • Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov arrested on domestic violence charges

    Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov arrested on domestic violence charges
    Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov was arrested Wednesday in Denver on second-degree kidnapping and third-degree assault charges, the Denver Post reported on its website. According to the newspaper, the kidnapping charge is a Class 4 felony...
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