Ireland expands legal definition of domestic violence to include emotional, psychological abuse | TheHill

The UK already implemented minimum 5 year

prison sentence for abusers of any gender . USA should

also, and I hope to impress upon Virginia its a good thing

and all the many reasons why .

Ireland has expanded the legal definition of domestic abuse to include “coercive control,” which includes emotional and psychological abuse.
— Read on thehill.com/policy/international/europe/423487-ireland-expands-legal-definition-of-domestic-violence-to-include

Mother on the run with her three-year-old son pens emotional letter | Daily Mail Online

Ellie Yarrow-Sanders, 26, of Basildon, Essex, disappeared with Olly Sheridan six months ago and has insisted she will ‘never let any harm come’ to her three-year-old son.
— Read on www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6557835/Mother-run-three-year-old-son-pens-emotional-letter.html

The Legal Argument Package – Dr. Craig Childress: Attachment Based “Parental Alienation” (AB-PA)

Forensic psychology gives parents and the courts only one legal argument option, and it seeks its particular goal by marshaling a particular set of evidence to present to the court in favor of that goal. The goal of the legal argument package from forensic psychology is to obtain a court order for a reversal of…
— Read on drcraigchildressblog.com/2019/01/02/the-legal-argument-package/

Rep. Bob Goodlatte blocks bill intended to help Native American women – The Washington Post- Bad idea Bob

The Virginia Republican has said he supports the goal of the bill, but not the way grants would be distributed.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/local/virginia-politics/before-leaving-office-rep-bob-goodlatte-blocked-a-bill-intended-to-help-abused-native-american-women/2018/12/27/f4872d50-09f3-11e9-85b6-41c0fe0c5b8f_story.html

9 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because You’ve Been Abused By A Narcissist – Medical Precautions

9 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because You’ve Been Abused By A Narcissist – Medical Precautions
— Read on medicalprecautions.online/9-things-people-dont-realize-youre-doing-because-youve-been-abused-by-a-narcissist/narcissist/

Dad speaks out on why a child says no , to targeted parent . ChildAbuse

youtu.be/k1wJOpKdCcw

Custody exchange in parking lot ends with father dead, mom’s boyfriend charged with murder

I suspect there is much more to the story …

The children, a boy and a girl, witnessed the shooting but neither were injured, officers say.
— Read on www.wgal.com/article/1-man-dead-another-behind-bars-after-shooting-during-child-custody-exchange-in-hamilton/25700456