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Domestic Violence

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  • Lincoln County District Court news recorded from July 1, 8, 11 and 15

    Lincoln County District Court news recorded from July 1, 8, 11 and 15
    Cases in Lincoln District Court. List includes all names of those charged who are not identified as minors. 7/1/13 Terry Dwayne Releford, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Plea of guilty. Restitution, fees and costs. Jeffery G....
  • Lincoln District Court news recorded from July 15, 22 and 25

    Lincoln District Court news recorded from July 15, 22 and 25
    Cases in Lincoln District Court. List includes all names of those charged who are not identified as minors.   7/15/13 Odell H. Smith, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Plea of guilty. $200 fine - $100 suspended, 10 days probated 2...
  • Howard Domestic Violence Center gets new name Dec. 1

    Howard Domestic Violence Center gets new name Dec. 1
    For Jennifer Pollitt Hill, there's a lot of power in a name. Hill is the director of the Domestic Violence Center of Howard County, a nonprofit that provides aid to domestic violence and sexual assault victims. On Dec. 1, the organization's name will...
  • George Zimmerman is granted $9,000 bail in domestic violence case

    George Zimmerman, who was thrust into the national spotlight after he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager, was granted bail on Tuesday in connection with a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend. Seminole County Judge Fred Schott set bail...
  • Lincoln District Court news recorded from July 25 and 29 and Aug. 1

    Lincoln District Court news recorded from July 25 and 29 and Aug. 1
    Cases in Lincoln District Court. List includes all names of those charged who are not identified as minors. 7/25/13 Jeffrey B. Hume, speeding 14 mph over limit and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Dismissed on proof....
  • Mariska Hargitay Helps Survivors of Rape and Violence Find Hope

    Mariska Hargitay's fictional life on "Law & Order: Special Victms Unit" inspired her to launch the very real Joyful Heart Foundation. The mission of the foundation, launched in 2004, is to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual assault, domestic...
  • 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-...
  • Crime & Punishment: Store Clerk in Critical Condition After Attempting to Stop Theft of David Hasselhoff Cardboard Cut-Out

    Crime & Punishment: Store Clerk in Critical Condition After Attempting to Stop Theft of David Hasselhoff Cardboard Cut-Out
    A Cumberland Farms clerk in Shelton went beyond the call of duty when he was seriously injured trying to stop a man stealing cutouts of David Hasselhoff. The "Baywatch" star appears in the convenience store chain's summer advertising campaign. Stores have...
  • District Court news recorded from Aug. 5, 8 and 12

    District Court news recorded from Aug. 5, 8 and 12
    Cases in Lincoln District Court. List includes all names of those charged who are not identified as minors.   8/5/13 Teresa Higgins, alcohol intoxication in a public place, disorderly conduct 2nd degree, resisting arrest and fleeing or evading...
  • Lincoln County District Court news from Aug. 12 and 15

    Lincoln County District Court news from Aug. 12 and 15
    Cases in Lincoln District Court. List includes all names of those charged who are not identified as minors.   8/12/13 Micheal Lee Padgett, failure to  wear seat belts, no/expired registration plates and improper registration plate. Plea of guilty to...
  • 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...