American College of Trial Lawyers on campus sexual assault investigations: ‘Under the current system everyone loses.’

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By The Fire on 03/24/2017

"...“ACTL believes that in a well-intentioned effort to address the significant problem of campus sexual assault, OCR has established investigative and disciplinary procedures that, in application, are in many cases fundamentally unfair to students accused of sexual misconduct,” the group’s report states. ..."

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Famous Authors Sign Letter Questioning Due Process For Campus Sexual Assault Cases

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By The Huffington Post on 11/18/2016

"...The letter, reportedly circulated by author Joseph Boyden, calls attention to “growing evidence that the University acted irresponsibly in Professor Galloway’s case” and argues that as the case was widely publicized, “the situation requires public clarification.” The statement has drawn an explosive response, with many arguing it shows little concern for alleged victims and complainants. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/canadian-lit-community-torn-by-authors-firing-from-ubc-over-serious-allegations_us_582e20d0e4b099512f81d089

Titilola Edu: Why Do Men Keep Quiet About Domestic Violence?

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By Bella Naija on 03/14/2017

"... “When we discuss domestic violence, it is often assumed that the victims are women. And the statistics are truly traumatic. The less-told story is that a striking number of men are victims, too, suffering physical, mental and sexual abuse in both heterosexual and same-sex relationships. According to the CDC, one in four adult men in the U.S. will become a victim of domestic violence during his lifetime. That’s upwards of three million male domestic violence victims every year, or one man in America abused by an intimate or domestic partner every 37.8 seconds. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.bellanaija.com/2017/03/titilola-edu-why-do-men-keep-quiet-about-domestic-violence/

Male victims of domestic violence are being failed by the system

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By Independent on 03/13/2017

"...Men who find themselves as victims of domestic violence are often viewed by and made to feel emasculated and weak. We are told to fight back and ridiculed for “accepting” or “allowing” the abuse. Many people don’t know how to approach the conversation for fear of adding insult to literal injury, or because they simply don’t believe a man can be a victim of domestic violence. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/domestic-violence-male-victims-shelters-government-funding-stigma-a7626741.html

How to protect yourself as an elder

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By Social Justice Solutions on 03/10/2017

"...Unfortunately, sometimes no amount of precautions can halt personal attacks, but if you are one of the unlucky few who have found themselves subject to abuse, contact law firms like Garcia Law who are specialist Elderly Abuse Attorney Los Angeles and promise to help you win your case to the best possible outcome. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.socialjusticesolutions.org/2017/03/10/how-to-protect-yourself-as-an-elder/

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