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TACTICS FOR PROVING YOU SUFFERED NON-PHYSICAL ABUSE

For those who suffered domestic violence and physical abuse, finding proof may not be that hard. Bruises and lacerations could tell the whole story. Phone calls and medical records could back it up. However, what about people who suffer emotional abuse, financial abuse, psychological abuse, or something else that doesn’t show up on the skin? There […]

SOME MEN LIE ABOUT VIOLENCE TO HELP IN DIVORCE CASES

In some cases, experts have noted that men are willing to lie in domestic violence cases, hoping to get an edge during a divorce. They can use these lies as a tool to get custody of the children, for instance. It can work like this: The man and the woman begin fighting, and the man […]

WHY IS VIOLENCE CITED LESS NOW IN DIVORCE PROCEEDINGS?

Experts who have studied the reasons for divorce over the years have found an interesting trend: Domestic violence is cited in a far smaller percentage of divorce cases than it was in the past. These findings are noted all over the world. For instance, in the Netherlands from about 1945 to 1975, domestic violence was […]

PET ABUSE COMMON IN HOMES WITH DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Sixty-eight percent of U.S. homes have a pet, according to the National Pet Owners Survey in 2013-2014. That is about 82.5 million homes, and in many of them, these pets are considered part of the family. It is estimated, however, that 48 to 71 percent of women who are abused by domestic violence also have […]

NEVER TOO LATE TO SEEK LEGAL ASSISTANCE IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE

Domestic violence occurring within the home is always caustic to any relationship, but it can be particularly disastrous for the development of any children exposed to it. Unfortunately, some spouses with children endure verbal and physical abuse for years hoping in vain that the situation will eventually get better. As time goes by, many of […]

UNDERSTANDING RELOCATION AND YOUR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DIVORCE

Arizona family courts place a strong emphasis on allowing both parents sufficient opportunities to develop meaningful relationships with their children. Divorcing couples with children will usually receive some manner of custody, legal decision-making ability or parenting time visitation privileges unless other factors exist which may be detrimental to the children’s best interests. Arizona courts recognize domestic […]

HOW ONLINE STALKING CAN AFFECT YOUR CHILD CUSTODY CASE

Using the Internet and social media sites is of tremendous benefit for many Americans. Social media allows us the ability to keep in contact with distant friends and share some of our more intimate personal experiences with others. Unfortunately, social media can be a knife that cuts both ways. Internet sites like Facebook, Twitter and […]

GETTING THE HELP YOU NEED WHEN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IS AN ISSUE

Domestic violence is a problem that can affect every aspect of your life. If you are a victim, you can often find yourself isolated from your friends and family. Alone and afraid, you may find it extremely difficult to leave your abuser and begin a new life somewhere else. These problems are sometimes made even […]

USING THE COURTS IN SITUATIONS INVOLVING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Living with a verbally abusive or physically violent spouse can be difficult under any conditions. Those situations can become even more unbearable when children are involved. Some parents feel that their only option may be to take their kids and flee in order to ensure their safety. After all, Phoenix area residents have only to […]

NEW GRANT SLATED TO AID ARIZONA VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Arizona is scheduled to receive a sizable federal grant that is aimed at reducing domestic violence throughout state. Earlier this month, the mayor of Youngtown, Arizona, announced that the United States Department of Justice has awarded a grant to the Maricopa Association of Governments. The $108,000 grant is slated to be administered through MAG’s office […]

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