Look in the front of you local phonebook and it should have a 1(800) number for Abuse HOTLINE. They can give you a few suggestions and also the Department of Family Services in your community should know of some local programs.
How can you get Rachael Ray to come to your community to do a fundraiser for the only domestic violence program in your city?
We have wanted Rachel Ray to come to our community to do a cooking show or whatever she would like to do as a fundraiser for our domestic violence program. How can we find out how to ask her to come? ...
My husband is completely overbearing. Can anyone give me an idea of where to find a good domestic violence attorney?
Lawyers.com has a lot of good advice on where to find a domestic violence attorney in your area. FreeAdvice would be a good place to look. They have a list of not only domestic violence attorneys, but also domestic violence centers where you can find help. ...
Is it possible to find a good job with a domestic violence charge on your record?
have any one ever their record cleared of a domestic violence charge
Where could one find information on the Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project?
One can find more information on the Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project by visiting the official website with the name GMDVP and on the website Volunteer Match. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues
What is expunchment?
An EXPUNGEMENT is to dismiss the case and or erasing the misdemeanor from your record, so it will not be easy to find in your background check. I am an Anger Management and Domestic Violence facilitator, in most cases completing our program of anger management or domestic violence your record can be expunged, for more information on our many locations please go to www.andersonservices.com and click on certified providers. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues, Gun Laws
Domestic violence and Alaska federal gun laws?
The above is INCORRECT!!! State Law supercedes federal law and in Alaska the domestic violence misdemeanors ALL LACK THE "INTENT" NECCESSARY TO ENFORCE THE FEDERAL STATUTE! THERFORE YOU CAN OWN A GUN! Believe me, I searched long and hard to find this answer because people (like the above respondent) want you to believe that as an Alaska resident you aren't allowed to own a gun. Now there ARE exceptions. See the following excerpt from WomensLaw.org: "It depends. If the abuser has been...
Asked in Abused Men
How many women are arrested for domestic violence?
835,000 women abusing their boyfriend or husband (the percentage keeps rising at a rapid rate) each year in the United States is not a complete statistic because one or both partners refuse to press charges. Some police officers and also the legal system in general try to turn their heads the other way because the police detest going to homes when they get a domestic violence call only to find that the victim refuses to press charges or, if the abuser is...
How can you find money to relocate when domestic violence is invlolved?
Contacting your Governor's office-constituent services will be a great start. ...
What are the implications of having domestic violence on your permanent record?
It makes it very difficult to find employment, at the very least.
Will you be charged if they find you to be the agressor on a domestic violence case in which you are not pressing charges on?
In most states yes. But not in all states.
Can you get your gun license if you get your domestic violence charge expunged?
It depends on your state. So find out from your local state office.
Can i get my CNA license if i have a domestic violence misdemeanor?
It depends on the state and if the charges were dismissed. So find out from the Nursing board in your state. ...
Asked in Criminal Law, US Constitution, Florida
Where can a man convicted of domestic violence find a job in St Petersburg Florida?
You can't! The laws in this liberal country favor the accuser.
Are there any ways to stop domestic violence?
No matter where you live, domestic violence is a widespread concern. Fortunately, there are laws in place to help protect you from an abusive partner or spouse. The first and most important thing you need to do is find a safe place to stay. If family and friends are unable to help, you should contact your local authorities to find out if there are any community shelters in your area. These shelters provide temporary housing for women and children who have been...
Can domestic abusers get help with therapy?
Yes. Abusers can get help through a variety of resources. Most communities in the United States have some kind of mandated treatment program for individuals convicted of domestic violence charges. Also, abuse is frequently found in individuals who abuse drugs including alcohol, and treatment of chemical dependency can be helpful as well. When seeking therapists for help with changing abusive behavior patterns, it is very important to find a therapist who has extensive experience with the dynamics of abuse -- an inexperienced therapist can...
What are places you can call to get immediate help from domestic abuse?
As the victim of domestic assault for nearly 6 years, I understand it's not as easy as just leaving. I can give you these options. 1. The Police/Emergency services. CALL 9-1-1. 2. Safe houses. You can find them in the Yellow Pages. 3. Family. 4. Friends. 5. Domestic violence charities. 6. Hotlines. Here are a few resources you should look up: ALIVE (Alternatives to Living in Violent Environments) National Domestic Violence Hotline (1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)) National Coalition Against Domestic Violence ...
Asked in Criminal Law
Can you own a gun if convicted of Domestic Violence in Florida?
You need to find a lawyer who is familiar with Florida firearms law and then explain your situation fully in order to get a correct answer. ...
How do you find out if you have domestic violence case against you?
If you have been charged, the court will have a record. You might be able to access the information online, since it is a matter of public record. ...
Asked in Firearms, Criminal Law, State Laws
Can a nc resident get their rights back to own a firearm for domestic violence?
Doubtful. You can give it a try with an attorney, but be prepared to find out the answer is still no. Additional: No. It is prohibited by federal law - the Lautenberg Amendment to the Federal Firearms act of 1968. It specifically prohibits ANYONE who was ever convicted of domestic violence from ever possessing a firearm. See below link: ...