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Domestic troubles follow Trump to Hanoi summit with Kim

President Donald Trump waves as he boards Air Force One to depart for Vietnam for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. | Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on [...]

Survivors of domestic violence, child abuse could be hit next by shutdown

The Justice Department has been warning the state agencies and nonprofits that run them that it will only be able to process funding requests until Jan. 18. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Survivors [...]

Mareli Miniutti files for domestic violence restraining order against Michael Avenatti: Report

An actress has reportedly taken out a restraining order against anti-Trump lawyer Michael Avenatti. “Actress Mareli Miniutti has filed for a domestic violence restraining order against attorney Michael Avenatti per court records,” Joe Concha, [...]

Avenatti arrested in domestic violence case

Michael Avenatti, who is in the midst of a contested divorce, has campaigned across 20 states since July. | Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images Legal By NATASHA KORECKI 11/14/2018 06:30 PM EST Updated 11/14/2018 11:40 PM EST 2018-11-14T11:40-0500 Share [...]

On domestic and migrant worker abuse, and modern slavery

OP: Domestic and migrant worker abuse is a huge problem across the world. "[M]any domestic workers are still excluded from provisions that other workers take for granted with respect to essential working conditions, such as paid annual [...]

Wolf signs tougher rules for guns in domestic violence cases

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A new law is on the books in Pennsylvania requiring those convicted of misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence or subject to protective orders to give up their guns within 24 hours. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf late [...]

Domestic Abuse, Shown Blow by Blow, Shocks Brazil

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A security camera recorded a man beating his wife — and her subsequent plunge to her death from their fifth-floor apartment. Now a debate is raging over domestic violence. Source: NYT > [...]

New Zealand Grants Domestic Violence Victims Paid Leave

[unable to retrieve full-text content] With a vote in Parliament, New Zealand joined the Philippines as the only countries in the world with such legislation, granting victims 10 days off work. Source: NYT > World
New York Is Coming For Your Guns (If You’ve Been Convicted Of Domestic Violence)
According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 55% of all female homicide victims are killed by intimate partners. That fact is not only a good reason to remain a spinster, but also a very good reason to not let people who have been [...]
Trump to demand tough budget cuts for domestic programs
President Donald Trump’s administration has scrambled at the 11th hour to rewrite its budget request to reflect Congress’ newly sealed budget deal. | Evan Vucci/AP [...]