Category Archives: Domestic Violence
Injunctions For Protection Against Domestic Violence: Fear Of Imminent Danger
In Florida, domestic violence is defined as any assault, stalking, battery, kidnapping, sexual battery, false imprisonment, or any other crime… Read More »
Domestic Violence Against Men
Unlike what most people think, women are not the only ones who experience domestic violence. Men, too, can be victims… Read More »
Exploring Florida’s Domestic Violence Temporary Restraining Orders
Domestic violence can literally be life-threatening. Oftentimes, the victim of domestic violence will seek a temporary restraining order (TRO) in… Read More »
How to File a Petition for Domestic Violence Injunction in Orlando?
If you have been a victim of domestic violence or are in imminent fear of becoming one, it is critical… Read More »
Florida’s Laws Are About to Allow Domestic Violence Victims to More Easily Obtain Restraining Orders
A new law that goes into effect in Florida in January is designed to make it easier for victims of… Read More »
What Are Congress and the State of Florida Doing to Help Further Legal Protections for Domestic Violence Victims?
Victims of domestic violence need to be protected. Unfortunately, the federal government doesn’t always make that easy: Congress recently failed… Read More »
Domestic Violence Is Now a Significant Threat to Kids
While gun violence has received a significant amount of attention in the media, many people do not realize that domestic… Read More »
Are There Options For Domestic Violence Victims Who Fear For Their Pets?
In late December, the Pets and Women Safety Act (PAWS) was signed into law. The legislation protects victims of domestic… Read More »
What Global Factors Are Key In Decreasing Rates Of Domestic Violence?
Globally, one in three women experiences domestic violence. Yet, groundbreaking new studies have shed light on how we can reduce… Read More »
A Look at Ankle Monitors & Their Service to Domestic Violence Victims
According to statistics, one in three women in the U.S. experience domestic violence abuse—including battery, intimidation, rape, and stalking—in intimate… Read More »