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

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.
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