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January 28, 2015
23 die from intimate violence in 2014
ST. PAUL — The T-shirts were nestled together in adult and child sizes, and each featured a photo — the smiling faces of Komel Crowley and...
news / state
January 28, 2015 - 8:47pm
December 22, 2014
Cameras see more than skin deep
WILLMAR –– Like a relationship that looks OK on the outside but is deeply troubled under the surface, the physical bruises of victims of domestic violence may also be difficult to see. Without evidence of abuse, perpetrators can go uncharged and victims remain at risk. But a...
December 22, 2014 - 10:30pm
August 1, 2014
Maynard man allegedly stabbed by girlfriend ‘relieved’ by split
FARGO, N.D. — Domestic violence experts often tell victims they are most at risk when they are trying to leave a toxic relationship.
news / region
August 1, 2014 - 11:14pm
October 8, 2013
Sjodin's mother speaking in Grand Forks, N.D.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Linda Walker, the mother of slain University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin and an advocate for victims of violence, will speak at 7 tonight at the “Take Back the Night” rally in UND’s Memorial Union Ballroom, the university said. Since...
news / state
October 8, 2013 - 7:33am
February 12, 2013
Senate approves Violence Against Women Act
WASHINGTON (AP) -- By a robust bipartisan majority, the Senate voted Tuesday to renew the Violence Against Women Act with new assurances that gays and lesbians, immigrants and Native American women will have equal access to the act's anti-domestic violence programs. The 78-22 Senate...
news / nation
February 12, 2013 - 2:32pm
January 30, 2013
Domestic homicides decline in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fewer Minnesotans died as the result of domestic violence in 2012. An annual report from the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women says 18 people were killed in domestic violence situations last year, the lowest number since 1991. At least 14 women and one man...
news / state
January 30, 2013 - 6:58am