Student Spotlight: Junior advocate creates short film for domestic violence awareness

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By The Penn 01/26/2016

"... Wanting to shine a light on this almost taboo topic, Jillian Fields (junior, criminology), along with Vincent “Vinny” Lowerre (sophomore, communications media) and several other IUP students, have created a short film, “Domestic Violence is Not Black and White,” in hopes of raising awareness for the signs of domestic violence. ..."

Brokers concerned that senior abuse concerns could lead to costly regulation

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By Investment News 01/26/2016

"... Securities regulators of all stripes in 2016 will remain intently focused on the elderly and any potential financial exploitation of older investors. While broker-dealer executives agree about protecting seniors from abusive sales practices, they worry that some regulatory actions could add more cost to their businesses. ..."

Barbados police being given increased powers to protect domestic violence victims

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By Caribbean360 01/27/2016

"... Police in Barbados will be given powers, under amended domestic violence legislation, to enter premises without warrants and issue emergency protection orders to safeguard victims of domestic abuse. They will also be required to respond every single domestic violence complaint they receive. ..."

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