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How Many Women Suffer Domestic Violence?

The head of the World Health Organization says violence against women is "a global health problem of epidemic proportions."

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NJ Assembly OKs Domestic Violence Protection Bills

The New Jersey Assembly has approved a measure that provides new protections for some domestic violence victims and is named for a Toms River woman killed by her former fiance.

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Police Call Off Search For Suspect in Garfield

Police have called off the intensive search for a domestic violence suspect in Garfield after lifting a lock down on a northern New Jersey school.

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Women Jailed For Crimes Against Their Abusers Could Get Help

Women sentenced to prison for crimes against their abusers would be aided in making the transition back into the community through a program proposed by Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg. She sponsors a measure to establish the Supervised Community Reentry Program in the New Jersey Department of Corrections (DOC).

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There has been a rise in domestic violence reports since Sandy hit, according to experts familiar with the issue. (Flickr User hang_in_there)
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Sandy Linked To Increased Domestic Violence [AUDIO]

Domestic violence reports have been on the rise since Superstorm Sandy hit New Jersey, according to shelters and help lines across the state.

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Senate Tries Again to Move Anti-Violence Bill

Senate Democrats worked toward picking up Republican allies Monday as they launched a new attempt to broaden a law protecting women from domestic abuse by expanding its provisions to cover gays, lesbians and Native Americans.

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Dad Charged in NJ Attack to Use Insanity Defense

A man who allegedly attacked his wife and adult daughter in the family's northwestern New Jersey home this summer has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder charges.

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Domestic Violence in Front of Children Could Become a Crime in New Jersey

One New Jersey lawmaker is looking to make it a crime to commit a domestic violence act in the presence of a child who is 16 years or younger.

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Assemblywoman Celeste Riley - NJ Legislature
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Is an Additional Law Needed to Penalize Domestic Violence Committed In Front of a Child? [POLL]

Children who witness firsthand acts of domestic violence taking place in front of them are, no doubt, affected by the act…so much so that they too can become abusers or the victims of abuse themselves

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NJ Safe Act Allows Time Off For Domestic Violence Or Sexual Assault Victims [AUDIO]

The "New Jersey Security and Financial Empowerment Act" or the "NJ SAFE Act," would provide 20 days of unpaid leave time to an employee who is the victim of domestic violence or sexual assault or whose family or household member was the victim.

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