Over 15 million children are exposed to intimate partner violence (IPV) each year, and the health consequences of this exposure are well-documented.
The murder case involving the son of Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy has led Attorney General Martha Coakley to call for a re-examination of the state’s domestic violence laws.
February 2, 2013 In an effort to take a stand against domestic violence, a group of men got together and created the “White Ribbon Day” campaign back in 1991. Here in Massachusetts, it is celebrated […]
Massachusetts lawmakers have approved a bill designed to protect victims of domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault by letting them break a lease without penalty.
In February, Lisa Stilkey plunged from a second-story window. Testimony indicated she was trying to escape from her husband.
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October 13, 2012 October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, so we’ve decided to do a special segment shedding some light on this important issue. On this edition of “Centro”, we tell you what’s happening […]
The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously approved a bill that would allow victims of domestic violence to take up to 15 days of leave from their jobs without facing penalties from their employers.
Senator Katherine Clark has sponsored a bill that would allow the family pet to be protected by restraining orders.
A father angry over being denied access to his children and legally barred from seeing them went to their home Monday morning and killed them, his estranged wife and then himself.