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Domestic Violence

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  • Bryan Stow's sister tells attackers they 'got off easy'

    Bryan Stow's sister tells attackers they 'got off easy'
    At the home he shares with his parents, Bryan Stow does his best, but he struggles. It’s hard to move his left arm and that hand will barely close. He must wear a diaper, needs help to take a shower and has to be reminded why a plastic shunt juts...
  • Two get prison time for beating S.F. Giants fan at Dodger Stadium

    Two get prison time for beating S.F. Giants fan at Dodger Stadium
    At the home he shares with his parents, Bryan Stow does his best, but he struggles. It's hard to move his left arm and that hand will barely close. He must wear a diaper, needs help to take a shower and has to be reminded why a plastic shunt juts from the...
  • Mariska Hargitay Helps Survivors of Rape and Violence Find Hope

    Mariska Hargitay's fictional life on "Law & Order: Special Victms Unit" inspired her to launch the very real Joyful Heart Foundation. The mission of the foundation, launched in 2004, is to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual assault, domestic...
  • Oct. 26 Safewalk-Run to benefit domestic violence victims

    Oct. 26 Safewalk-Run to benefit domestic violence victims
    Every day at first appearance court in downtown Fort Lauderdale, many of the newly arrested from around Broward County are facing domestic violence charges.  Sometimes victims even come to court, bruised and tearful but fearful of retribution from their...
  • Domestic violence against women a global problem of epidemic proportions

    Throughout my legal career, I have had significant experience with the legal ramifications of domestic abuse. As a criminal defense attorney, I represented men and women who had been charged with domestic violence, and as a judge, I put many convicted...
  • Crime & Punishment: Store Clerk in Critical Condition After Attempting to Stop Theft of David Hasselhoff Cardboard Cut-Out

    Crime & Punishment: Store Clerk in Critical Condition After Attempting to Stop Theft of David Hasselhoff Cardboard Cut-Out
    A Cumberland Farms clerk in Shelton went beyond the call of duty when he was seriously injured trying to stop a man stealing cutouts of David Hasselhoff. The "Baywatch" star appears in the convenience store chain's summer advertising campaign. Stores have...
  • Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov arrested on domestic violence charges

    Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov arrested on domestic violence charges
    Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov was arrested Wednesday in Denver on second-degree kidnapping and third-degree assault charges, the Denver Post reported on its website. According to the newspaper, the kidnapping charge is a Class 4 felony...
  • Police officer accused of assaulting girlfriend, placed on leave

     
    A Glendale police officer who was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence has been placed on paid leave, though city officials declined to say when or why, citing employee privacy laws. The officer, Daniel Schmit, 26, was taken into custody......
  • 'Prison Break' actor sentenced to probation for hitting ex

     
    “Prison Break” actor Lane Garrison was ordered to undergo 52 weeks of domestic violence counseling and Alcoholics Anonymous meetings after pleading no contest to misdemeanor battery for hitting his ex-girlfriend....
  • Drew Peterson Found Guilty of Murdering 3rd Wife

    Drew Peterson Found Guilty of Murdering 3rd Wife
    JOLIET, Ill. -- An Illinois jury on Thursday found former Chicago-area police sergeant Drew Peterson guilty of murder in the 2004 death of his ex-wife. The jury of seven men and five women deliberated for nearly 14 hours total before delivering its...
  • Actor Edward Furlong arrested at LAX on domestic violence charge

     
    Actor Edward Furlong, who starred in “Terminator 2,” was arrested early Tuesday at Los Angeles International Airport on suspicion of domestic violence, according to airport police....
  • 'Flashdance' actor arrested in Beverly Hills after fight with girlfriend

     
    Michael Nouri, a star of stage and screen best known for his role in Flashdance, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of domestic violence by Beverly Hills police after an altercation with his girlfriend, police said....