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Maricopa County DV Deaths Drop After Policy Change

Posted on March 3, 2015

Prosecutors implemented a program to collect more evidence in domestic-violence strangulation cases in 2012, and Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said more than 60 percent  Continue Reading »

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Bill Would Deny Bail in Strangulation Cases

Posted on March 1, 2015

The bill was sponsored by Del. Ben Cline, R-Rockbridge, with input from Attorney General Mark Herring. In 2012, when Herring served in the General Assembly,  Continue Reading »

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Monica's Law: Family Pushes for Felony Strangulation Law

Posted on February 6, 2015

“We’re taking it day-by-day,” said Tracy Fisher, Monica’s older sister. “We have to be strong for the kids,” said Heather Randolph, another sister. Monica died  Continue Reading »

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Louisville Metro Police officer arrested for assaulting two 13-year-olds

Posted on February 3, 2015

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A Louisville Metro Police officer — who also serves as a JCPS school resource officer — has been arrested on charges  Continue Reading »

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Bill Would Make it Easier to Prosecute the Crime of Strangulation in Kan.

Posted on January 27, 2015

The House Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee heard testimony Monday on House Bill 2017 that would classify strangulation as an aggravated battery. Strangulation is defined  Continue Reading »

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