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ACTION ALERT: from Deomstic Violence Committee

Action Alert - Domestic Violence Awareness Month & the Women's Equality Agenda







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Added by Susan Bartelstone on October 24, 2013 at 8:25am — No Comments

urgent appeal from Domestic Violence Committee

From NYWA DV Initiatives Committee: Support DV Housing Options - Sign Petition

 
Important petition to address dire housing situation of homeless DV

victims.  Please sign petition and also, if you belong to a group or

organization, email to your members, post on your web/social media sites.

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on October 10, 2013 at 3:15pm — No Comments

From the Domestic Violence Committee for those who also deal with male DV victims

Group for Adult Male Survivors of Domestic Violence   --  St.

Luke's

Roosevelt Crime Victims Treatment Center



Group  will meet every

Monday evening for ten weeks, starting on October

7,

2013.  Group will run

from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM at 411 W. 114th St., Suite

2C.

Services are free and confidential. Visit the full announcement for more

information 

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on September 8, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

NYWA-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COMMITTEE MEETING thursday 9/12/13 6:30-8PM

 NYWA-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COMMITTEE MEETING THURSDAY SEPT.12th, 2013 -

6:30pm-8pm





PLEASE JOIN US IF YOU'RE IN NYC:  RSVP @

dv@newyorkwomensagenda.org



Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013

Time:

6:30pm to 8pm (NOTE TIME CHANGE)

Location: Office of Linda A. Hamilton CPA

LLC, 555 5th Ave., 15th Floor

(between 5th and Madison; enter on 46th

Street)



Hope everyone had a great summer and we’re all ready to get back to work

again on…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on September 6, 2013 at 1:45pm — No Comments

From the DOmestic Violence Committee: OUTRAGE OF THE WEEK

OUTRAGE OF THE WEEK – Stacey Rambold, former Montana teacher, gets only 30 days in jail for raping student who later committed suicide.

 

Stacey Rambold will receive only 30 days in jail for the rape of a 14-year-old student who later killed herself

A former Montana high school teacher convicted of raping a 14-year-old female student who later committed suicide will face only 30 days of jail time.

Stacey Dean Rambold, 54, had at least three sexual…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on August 29, 2013 at 4:51pm — No Comments

URGENT ACTION ALERT - from D.V. Committee - Vote NO on Vitter 1330

To: vawaupdates@yahoogroups.com Subject: URGENT ALERT--VOTE NO on VITTER 1330

Please forward this to your networks!  This amendment will likely come up for a vote this afternoon. 

ACTION ALERT-Call your Senators TODAY

Call 888.269.5702 …

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on June 21, 2013 at 8:50am — No Comments

From DV Committee: Domestic Violence Among the Rich and Famous

Celebrities in DV situations  give a more rounded

picture of the problem. People still persist in thinking it's a lower

socio economic/racial problem when it is not. If someone of Nigella

Lawson's stature is being abused, I think it is important that people see

that.

Fans Shocked By Pictures Of Nigella Lawson, Showing Her Husband Charles Saatchi's Hands Around Neck

Images of Saatchi, a multimillionaire art collector and former advertising magnate, with his…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on June 18, 2013 at 4:11pm — No Comments

From the Domestic Violence Committee: APPEAL FOR HELP!

petitiona href="http://www.care2.com/go/z/e/Ahp2p/zNpF/BKFxd%3E">http://www.care2.com/go/z/e/Ahp2p/zNpF/BKFxd>; to support

GPS

tracking of domestic abusers in the state of Maryland. They've written

a

letter asking for your help:



Dear Cecilia,



Our beautiful

36-year-old daughter Amber Schinault was a victim of

domestic violence in Maryland. Amber was first assaulted by her boyfriend

with his car on June

1st, 2012, where she had…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on June 11, 2013 at 10:55am — No Comments

From DV Committee -WOMEN'S DAY OF ACTION

Women's Day of Action

on

April 23rd in Albany.   I'd like to share a few

updates with you:





*       We've launched an online petition, which

you can find 

here:

www.NYdeservesbetter.org/a>;http://www.NYdeservesbetter.org>;  

Please urge

your New York State Assembly members to vote NO against the  cage

fighting

bill, which would…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on April 10, 2013 at 11:09pm — No Comments

From Domestic Violoence Committee: WATCH TONIGHT!

WATCH ONLINE TONIGHT: Breaking The Male Code: After Steubenville, A Call To Action

WATCH ONLINE TONIGHT: Breaking The Male Code: After Steubenville, A Call To Action

Tonight at 7:30pm ET, WATCH ONLINE the sold out,…

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on March 26, 2013 at 3:24pm — No Comments

From the Domestic Violence Committee: Re Orders of Protection and Firearms

Congresswoman Lois Capps (D-Cal) Introduces Domestic Violence Survivors Protection Act - Mar 18, 2013 - This legislation would rectify this inequality by extending federal firearms prohibitions on individuals subject to a domestic violence restraining order to dating partners.

Apparently there is some federal firearms prohibition on the books now BUT DOES COVER ALL DV RESTRAINIG ORDERS..

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Added by Susan Bartelstone on March 22, 2013 at 4:46pm — No Comments

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