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4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Rally against child abuse scheduled at Capitol

The Arkansas Department of Human Services ' Division of Children and Family Service is to join child advocates, parents, judges, children, and others in a rally at the state Capitol against child abuse.

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Related Topix: Law, Little Rock, AR

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Palladium-Item

Man who made machine guns sentenced to 10 years

A Indiana man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on federal firearms charges stemming from a 2011 raid in which police found about 175 firearms and more than 59,000 rounds of ammunition , U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Hendricks County, IN, Law

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Oklahoma Senate passes domestic violence measure

The Senate voted 47-0 for the measure Tuesday and sent it to Gov. Mary Fallin's desk to be signed into law.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Law, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mary Fallin, US Governors

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Dothan Police arrest woman in child abuse case

Police arrested Camille Fields on Monday after they received information that she was abusing her child, a juvenile under the age of ten.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Legislature argues DCF budget after child deaths MIAMI a " In the wake...

In the wake of dozens of child abuse-related deaths, Florida lawmakers are considering a bill that would add 400 new child protective investigators, but critics worry it overlooks funding to treat mental health and substance abuse problems that are at the root of most child deaths.

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Related Topix: Law, Rick Scott, US Governors, Charlie Crist

Bradenton.com

IG: Feds didn't pass polygraph evidence of child abuse to investigators

In other cases, the National Reconnaissance Office delayed reporting criminal admissions obtained during security clearance polygraphs, possibly jeopardizing evidence in investigations or even the safety of children, according to the inspector general report released Tuesday , almost two years after McClatchy's reporting raised similar concerns.

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Related Topix: Law, Criminal Defense Law

Basingstoke Gazette

Police start to reveal past details of new partners

HAMPSHIRE police have had 16 requests from people trying to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence since the launch of a new scheme last month.

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RecordNET

Stockton man faces child abuse charges

A Stockton man accused of critically injuring his 11-month-old foster daughter appeared in San Joaquin County Superior Court on Monday.

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Related Topix: Stockton, CA, Law, San Joaquin County, CA, Criminal Defense Law

Mon Apr 21, 2014

WIFR

Leaders Raise Awareness for Child Abuse

For the 13th annual Hands Around the Courthouse event, people held on to a ribbon around the criminal justice center.

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Related Topix: Law, Winnebago County, IL

TMZ.com

Keyshawn Johnson ARRESTED For Domestic Violence

The former NFL star wide receiver was busted in Calabasas, CA early Monday morning.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

No contest plea expected in football rape case

A former volunteer coach whose house was the scene of an underage drinking party before the 2012 rape of a girl by two high school football players plans to plead no contest to charges connected to the case, law enforcement officials said Monday.

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Post and Courier

Moncks Corner woman charged with domestic violence in boyfriend's shooting

Shelly Ann Taylor, 36, of Winnow Court, has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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WDRB-TV Louisville

Joshua Young pleads not guilty to new charges of assault and wanton endangerment

Tenants of Drumanard property owe Kentucky Transportation Cabinet more than $14,000 in back rent, according to documents and interviews.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Law

The Times-Tribune

Shatter the silence of violence

TRIBUNE FILE Hundreds turn out for the Take Back The Night rally April 25 at Lackawanna County Courthouse Square in downtown Scranton.

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Related Topix: Scranton, PA, Law, Prison

Knoxville News Sentinel

Ownby backs child abuse awareness resolution

Nearly two years after he was caught engaging in oral sex with a man on Sharp's Ridge, Commissioner Jeff Ownby is introducing a resolution to Knox County Commission recognizing April as child abuse awareness month.

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Related Topix: Law, Knox County, TN, Sports

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Patch.com

Children's Trust Fund to Stage State Capitol Rally

Child abuse awareness advocates will plant silver and blue pinwheels in the ground and rally at the state Capitol on April 22 during Prevention Awareness Day .

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Related Topix: Law, Home Gardening, Home, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Lansing, MI

O-R Online

Dottie the dog comforts children awaiting court appearances

Vivian Osowski, left, executive director of CASA for Kids, and Jackie Yohe, CASA advocate, play with Dottie while in the waiting room of Washington County Family Court.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Washington County, PA, Law

WITN

Jacksonville Man Reportedly Charged With Abusing His 4-Month-Old Boy

The Jacksonville Daily News, citing warrants, says that 23-year-old Cody Owens of Aragona Boulevard was charged on Thursday with assault on a child under 12 years of age and intentional child abuse to cause serious injury.

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Related Topix: Law, Onslow County, NC

KTVN Reno

Race to End Domestic Violence Held at Idlewild Park

Thanks in part to our warm weather, hundreds of Northern Nevadans took a run Saturday morning for a good cause.

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Related Topix: Law, Weather, Reno, NV

The Times-Picayune

Commission would better address Louisiana's domestic violence...

East Baton Rouge Parish assistant district attorney and special prosecutor for domestic violence Melanie Fields said, "Typically in this state of Louisiana, homicides are either drug related or domestic related."

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Related Topix: Law, Louisiana, Criminal Defense Law, New Orleans, LA

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