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DECEMBER 2007

RAPE CASE JAG ACCUSED OF WITHHOLDING EVIDENCE, Erik Holmes, Air Force Times, Springfield, VA: December 27, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Army Times Publishing Company.

BEAUTY SALONS TAKE ON DOMESTIC ABUSE, Cristian Salazar, Los Angeles Times, New York, NY: December 23, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Los Angeles Times.

NJC OFFERS NEW RESOURCES TO AID PRISON RAPE ELIMINATION ACT OF 2003, National Judicial College, Reno, NV: December 19, 2007.

CONGRESS PASSES GUN CONTROL MEASURE; INCLUDES DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENDERS, The Source (volume 11, number 73 ISSN 1526-8713), Women's Policy, Inc., Washington, DC: December 19, 2007. H.R. 2640: NICS Improvement Amendments Acts of 2007.

BIDEN, COLLINS RESOLUTION DESIGNATES JANUARY AS NATIONAL STALKING AWARENESS MONTH, Office of Senator Joseph R. Biden, Jr., and Office of Senator Susan Collins, Washington, DC: December 19, 2007.

AVERTING ASSAULT, Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed, Washington, DC: December 17, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Inside Higher Ed.

PROVIDER-PATIENT DISCUSSIONS CAN HELP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS SPEAK UP, CAEPV e-update, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: December 14, 2007.

SAFETY ACTIVISTS SEE RARE ALLY IN BIDEN CAMPAIGN, Allison Stevens, Women's eNews: December 13, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

URBAN AND SUBURBAN CRIME RATES STABLE FROM 2005 TO 2006, Bureau of Justice Statistics of the U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: December 12, 2007. Criminal Victimization, 2006.

ABUSE CASES TEST TRUST AT ACADEMY, Bradley Olson and Josh Mitchell, Baltimore Sun, December 10, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Baltimore Sun. Department of Defense – Annual Report on Sexual Harassment and Violence at the U.S. Military Service Academies: Academic Program Year 2006-2007.

TASK FORCE RELEASES FINAL REPORT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN CALIFORNIA, Cory Jasperson, YubaNet.com, December 4, 2007. Copyright © 2007 YubaNet.com. Human Trafficking in California – FInal Report of the California Alliance to Combat Trafficking and Slavery Task Force.

THE IMPACT OF VIOLENCE ON CORPORATE BOTTOM LINES, Witness Justice, Frederick, MD: December 4, 2007.

THE M.D.; TOO OFTEN, TEEN DATING POSES A HIDDEN RISK, Valerie Ulene, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA: December 3, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Los Angeles Times.

NOVEMBER 2007

EX-WIFE WANTED THE RIFLE TAKEN: COURT FAILED TO ORDER WEAPON'S SURRENDER, Melissa Harris and Tyeesha Dixon, Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD: November 30, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Baltimore Sun.

HOSPITAL FAILED NURSE, INQUEST TOLD, Doug Schmidt, Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, CA: November 29, 2007. Copyright © 2007 CanWest Interactive.

U VISA REGULATIONS RELEASED, Speaking Up (volume 13, issue 17), Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: November 29, 2007. U Visa Resources from Legal Momentum.

KEN RODRIGUEZ: SAPD'S NEW METHOD OF HANDLING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IS PAYING OFF, San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio, TX: November 27, 2007. Copyright © 2007 KENS 5 and San Antonio Express-News.

NEWS SKIPS CONTEXT IN 24-7 PETERSON COVERAGE, Anne Friedman Glauber, Women's eNews: November 21, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

FOUNDATION STARTED BY THE LATE MARY KAY ASH AWARDS $3 MILLION IN GRANTS TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS NATIONWIDE, PR Newswire, Dallas, TX: November 19, 2007.

THE INTERNATIONAL VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT SPECIAL ISSUE, Speaking Up (volume 13, issue 16), Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: November 16, 2007. International Violence Against Women Act of 2007 – S. 2279.

Police APPLY TEST OF DEADLY RISK PROGRAM ASSESSES DANGER IN CASES OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Justin Fenton, Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD: November 14, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Baltimore Sun.

OREGON WORKPLACE LAW EASES PLIGHT OF ABUSED, Anne Saker, The Oregonian, Portland, OR: November 14, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Oregonian.

NNEDV FUND INTRODUCES NEW TOOL TO OUTSMART ABUSERS AND STALKERS IN TODAY'S HIGH-TECH WORLD, PR Newswire, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: November 13, 2007.

MARTINA MCBRIDE JOINS MARY KAY FOR "KISS" CAMPAIGN, Mary Kay Ash Charitable Foundation, Dallas, TX: November 7, 2007. "A Kiss for Country" Charity Auction.

LESBIANS CONFRONT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Kathleen O'Brien, The Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ: November 7, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Star-Ledger.

INDIAN TRIBUNAL PUSHES FOR SEXUAL-VIOLENCE INQUIRY, Aparna Pallavi, Women's eNews, Calcutta, India: November 5, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

VA OFFERS AID AFTER SEXUAL TRAUMA, Philip Dine, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Washington, DC: November 4, 2007. Copyright © 2007 St. Louis Post-Dispatch L.L.C.

INTERNATIONAL VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT INTRODUCED, NewsFlash, Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: November 1, 2007.

WHERE THERE IS VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, THERE IS AIDS, Speaking Up (volume 13, issue 15), Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: November 1, 2007. Fact Sheet and Recommendations.

CONGRESSWOMAN ROYBAL-ALLARD AND CONGRESSMAN POE TAKE STEPS THIS WEEK TO ADVANCE SAFE ACT, Office of U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard, Washington, DC: November 1, 2007.

OCTOBER 2007

EMPLOYMENT PROTECTIONS FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT, Edward H. Trent and Richard N. Margulies, UPDATE, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: October 31, 2007.

COURT AFFIRMS RIGHT TO PROTECTION OF ABUSE VICTIMS, Alison Bowen, Women's eNews, October 26, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

JUDGES MUST CITE REASONS FOR DENYING RESTRAINING ORDERS, Bob Egelko, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA: October 25, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Hearst Communications, Inc.

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN LAWYERS FILES AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF PROFESSOR WHO WAS STALKED ON CAMPUS BASED ON "GENDER PROFILING" OR "WORKING WHILE FEMALE", Law Offices of Dawn V. Martin, Washington, DC: October 24, 2007. Amicus Brief and Brief of Appellant.

BIDEN DISCUSSES PLAN TO TRAIN 100,000 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LAWYERS, Office of Senator Joseph R. Biden. Jr., Washington, DC: October 17, 2007.

NEW WEB SITE PROVIDES FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT RESOURCES TO SUPPORT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS, Allstate Foundation, and National Network to End Domestic Violence, Northbrook, IL: October 16, 2007. econempowerment.org.

RIGHTS PANEL TO HEAR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE, Marcia Coyle, National Law Journal, Washington, DC: October 15, 2007. Copyright © 2007 ALM Properties, Inc. Admissibility Statement, Testimony of Jessica Lenahan, and other case materials (scroll down).

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE UNVEILS 10-YEAR BLUEPRINT TO SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN AMERICA, National Domestic Violence Hotline, Austin, TX: October 4, 2007. Decade for Change Report.

VERIZON UNVEILS 'NO EXCUSE FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE', PR Newswire, Verizon Wireless, Birmingham, AL: October 3, 2007. www.noexcuseal.com.

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH, 2007 – A PROCLAMATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, The White House, Washington, DC: October 1, 2007.

OFFICE ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ANNOUNCES NATIONAL INFORMATION CAMPAIGN ON ENDITNOW.GOV, U.S. Department of Justice Documents and Publications, Washington, DC: October 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Federal Information and News Dispatch, Inc. Enditnow.gov.

WRESTLING MURDER HIGHLIGHTS VIOLENCE-SUICIDE LINKS, Marie Tessier, Women's eNews: October 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

SEPTEMBER 2007

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES WORKING, MORE OUTREACH NEEDED, Office of the Governor of Kansas, Topeka, KS: September 27, 2007. Domestic Violence Victim Services Awareness, Use and Satisfaction Project.

CORPORATE LEADERS AND AMERICA'S WORKFORCE ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Summary of Findings, Liz Claiborne Inc, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence and Safe Horizon: September 25, 2007.

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN UNDERGIRDS AMISH MASSACRE, Buffalo News, Buffalo, NY: September 25, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Buffalo News.

3RD CIRCUIT RULES POLICE NOT LIABLE FOR FAILING TO PROTECT OFFICER'S WIFE, Lawyers USA, Boston, MA: September 24, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Dolan Media Newswires.

ILLINOIS SAFETY CAMPAIGN DISSOLVES BOUNDARIES, Women's eNews, Chicago, IL: September 11, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

DATING VIOLENCE WARNINGS CANDY-WRAPPED IN CROATIA, Bojana Stoparic, Women's eNews, Zagreb, HR: September 6, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

REVAMPED SPRAY OFFERS STYLE AND PROTECTION, Karee Maxson, Graphic, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA: September 6, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Pepperdine University.

USCIS PUBLISHES NEW RULE FOR NONIMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC: September 5, 2007. New Classification for Victims of Criminal Activity; Eligibility for "U" Nonimmigrant Status.

AUTHOR SAYS CONTROL ISSUES DRIVE MEN TO KILL SPOUSES SPECIAL REPORT, Laura Crimaldi, Boston Herald, Boston, MA: September 3, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Boston Herald Inc. Why Do They Kill? Men Who Murder Their Intimate Partners.

TEEN GIRLS REPORT ABUSIVE BOYFRIENDS TRY TO GET THEM PREGNANT, UC Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA: September 2007. Copyright © 2007 UC Regents.

AUGUST 2007

DENISE BROWN BOYCOTTS 'IF I DID IT' BOOK, Speaking Up, Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: August 27, 2007. Sign petition.

REPORT FAULTS HANDLING OF FATHERS; GROUP URGES OFFICIALS TO FOCUS ON JOB TRAINING, NOT PENALTIES, Keith L. Alexander, Washington Post, Washington, DC: August 23, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

SOLDIER FOUND GUILTY OF SEXUAL ASSAULT, Karen Kleiss, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton, AB, CA: August 16, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Edmonton Journal.

HIGH-TECH ABUSE WORSE THAN EVER, Bob Sullivan, The Red Tape Chronicles, MS-NBC, New York, NY: August 14, 2007.

WHAT IS A "MACHO" MAN?, Emiliano Diaz de Leon, Men's Resource Center of South Texas, Harlingen, TX: August 2007.

JULY 2007

CUSTODY DISPUTES OFTEN BYPASS ABUSE ASSESSMENTS, Marie Tessier, Women's eNews, New York, NY: July 6, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

JUNE 2007

EX-KBR WORKERS' SUIT AGAINST FIRMS ALLEGES SEX ABUSE, Houston Chronicle, Houston, TX: June 30, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Houston Chronicle.

STUDY FINDS CONNECTION BETWEEN TEENAGE VIOLENCE AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, University of Washington, Bothell, Seattle and Tacoma, WA: June 25, 2007.

MISOGYNY, THE HATRED OF WOMEN IS PERVASIVE IN U.S., David Whitfield, The Olympian, Olympia, WA: June 21, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Olympian.

GAG ORDER: A NEBRASKA JUDGE BANS THE WORD RAPE FROM HIS COURTROOM, Dahlia Lithwick, Slate, June 20, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Washington Post.Newsweek Interactive Co. LLC.

SIGN THE I-VAWA PETITION, Speaking Up (volume 13, issue 7), Family Violence Prevention Fund, Washington, DC: June 13, 2007. I-VAWA Petition.

AGE OF CONSENT MUDDLES LAW ON MARRIAGE VS. RAPE, Claire Bushey, Women's eNews, New York, NY: June 7, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

MOST MEN WILLING TO GET INVOLVED IN EFFORTS TO PREVENT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ASSAULT, Family Violence Prevention Fund and Verizon Wireless, Washington, DC and Basking Ridge, NJ: June 7, 2007. Father's Day Poll Results 2007.

SUICIDE ATTEMPTS BY TEENS LINKED WITH ASSAULT, Reuters, Yahoo! News, New York, NY: June 4, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Reuters Limited and Yahoo! Inc.

STUDY REVEALS UNIQUE ISSUES FACED BY DEAF VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT, Lauren R. Taylor with Nicole Gaskin-Laniyan, PhD, NIJ Journal (number 257), National Institute of Justice, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: June 2007.

IMPACT OF MINNESOTA'S FELONY STRANGULATION LAW, Heather Wolfgram, Newsletter of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Denver, CO: June 2007. The Impact of Minnesota's Felony Strangulation Law.

FLORIDA SHELTER OFFERS HOPE TO WOMEN OF MEANS, Mary Ann T. Green, Domestic Abuse in Jewish Community: Core Communication for the DV Movement, Jewish Women International, Washington, DC: June 2007. Shelter for Abused Women & Children.

MAY 2007

STUDY SHOWS SEXUAL HARASSMENT TARGETS WOMEN WHO DEFY GENDER STEREOTYPES, Feminist Daily Newswire, Feminist Majority Foundation, Arlington, VA and Beverly Hills, CA: May 25, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Feminist Majority Foundation.

JUDGE CLOSES GUN LICENSE LOOPHOLE; IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASES, PERMITS MUST BE TURNED OVER WITH WEAPONS, Megan O'Matz, Sun-Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL: May 23, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Sun-Sentinal Company.

A RED-HOT WAY TO STAY STYLISHLY SAFE, Hollywood Party Girl, E! Online, May 23, 2007.Copyright © 2007 E! Entertainment Television, Inc.

DID YOU KNOW? LEGALIZATION RELATED AND OTHER PROVISIONS IN THE "GRAND COMPROMISE", Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA: May 22, 2007.

PEPPER SPRAY GETS 'ICING' FOR CHARITY, Sally Dadisman, Fort Wayne Sentinel, Fort Wayne, IN: May 22, 2007. Copyright © 2007 FortWayne.com.

CONGRESSWOMAN LUCILLE ROYBAL-ALLARD (CA-34) INTRODUCES THE SAFE ACT TO ASSIST VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MAINTAIN EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC STABILITY, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, DC: May 21, 2007.

SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST INDIGENOUS WOMEN DISCUSSED AT UNITED NATIONS, Gale Courey Toensing, Indian Country Today, Canastota, NY: May 18, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Indian Country Today.

WOMEN RAISE HEAT ON IMMIGRATION DEBATE, Cynthia L. Cooper, Women's eNews, New York, NY: May 18, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

LULYAHAN OTI WOMEN'S SHELTER OPENS ON PINE RIDGE, David Melmer, Indian Country Today, Canastota, NY: May 16, 2007.Copyright © 19982007 Indian Country Today.

SHE JUMPS FROM PLANE FOR RAPE CRISIS CENTERS, Molly M. Ginty, Women's eNews, New York, NY: May 15, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

ABUSED WOMEN HAVE FRIENDS IN COURT, Sarah Lundy, Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, FL: May 14, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Sentinel Communications Co.

SHAQ AND SHAUNIE SPRAY FOR A GOOD CAUSE, Miami New Times, Miami, FL: May 14, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Village Voice Media.

SHAQ SUPPORTS PEPPERFACE (scroll down), Miami Star, Miami, FL: May 11, 2007. Copyright © 1989-2007 Miami Star.

MOTHERS FILE INTERNATIONAL COMPLAINT AGAINST THE UNITED STATES, StopFamilyViolence.org, New York, NY: May 11, 2007.

AMERICAN INDIAN WOMEN NOT SERVED BY THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT, David Melmer, Indian Country Today, Canastota, NY: May 11, 2007.Copyright © 19982007 Indian Country Today.

DV IN 3-D: COORDINATING A COMMUNITY RESPONSE, S.A. Troy, Vermont Guardian, Winooski and Brattleboro, VT: May 10, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Vermont Guardian.

BILL ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PINS A LEGAL LABEL ON ABUSERS; LD 1627 TAKES A RANGE OF CRIMES AND RIGHTLY DEFINES THEM AS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Portland Press Herald, Portland, ME: May 9, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Blethen Maine Newspapers, Inc.

SNATCHED FROM THE JAWS OF VICTORY FEMINISM THEN AND NOW (scroll down), Paula Rothenberg, counterpunch.org, Petrolia, CA: May 9, 2007.

BALDWIN SHEDS LIGHT ON DANGEROUS LEGAL DEFENSE, Chris Heide, The Daily, University of Washington, Seattle, WA: May 8, 2007.

FOR SOME MUSLIM WIVES, ABUSE KNOWS NO BORDERS; TRADITIONAL PRESSURES PERSIST IN US, Pamela Constable, Washington Post, Washington, DC: May 8, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

BALDWIN: IT'S NOT ALIENTATION, IT'S ABUSE, Jan Kurth, The Post-Journal, Jamestown, NY: May 8, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Post-Journal.

WAL-MART AND MCMASTER LAUNCH STATEWIDE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS PROJECT, Office of the South Carolina Attorney General, Columbia, SC: May 8, 2007. You Break the Silence Campaign.

WOMEN'S ADVOCATE AND ANTI-STALKING GROUPS INVITED TO JOIN amicus curiae SUPPORT FOR LAW PROFESSOR in sexual harassment/workplace violence case, martin v. howard university, Law Offices of Dawn V. Martin, Washington, DC: May 8, 2007. Martin v. Howard University, NAWL Amicus Brief, Exhibits to Motion for Summary Reversal, and Motion for Summary Reversal.

FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE AMERICAN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRISIS LINE TO APPEAR ON THE TODAY SHOW, American Domestic Violence Crisis Line, Portland, OR: May 8, 2007.

IN DOMESTIC ABUSE, DIGITAL PHOTOS CAN SAY MORE THAN VICTIMS, Cara Buckley, New York Times, New York, NY: May 7, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The New York Times Company.

BUZZ COOL AUCTION ALERT, Seventeen, New York, NY: May 7, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Hearst Communications, Inc.

OFFICE AWARENESS CAN HEAD OFF ABUSE AT HOME, Amy Joyce, Washington Post, Washington, DC: May 6, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

MORE THAN ONE IN THREE NATIVE AMERICAN WOMEN ARE RAPED IN THEIR LIFETIMES; NEVADA ADVOCATES BLAME LAX FEDERAL ENFORCEMENT, RACISM, Nevada Urban Indians and Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence, Reno, NV: May 4, 2007.

CELEBRITY PEPPER SPRAYS BENEFIT AUSTIN GROUP, Shermakaye Bass, Austin American Statesman, Austin, TX: May 4, 2007.Copyright © 20012007 Cox Texas Newspapers LP.

NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN ADMONISHES MEDIA FOR GIVING ALEC BALDWIN A PLATFORM FOR MISINFORMED THEORIES, National Organization for Women, New York, NY: May 3, 2007. Copyright © 1995-2007 National Organization for Women.

DEER: DEMANDING JUSTICE ANTI-RAPE ACTIVISM IN INDIAN COUNTRY, Sarah Deer, Indian Country Today, Canastota, NY: May 3, 2007.Copyright © 19982007 Indian Country Today.

BID FOR A GOOD CAUSE: PEPPERFACE AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, People Magazine (online), May 3, 2007.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MINTZ LEVIN ATTORNEY NAMED CHIEF COUNSEL FOR THE NATIONAL NETWORK TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, LawFuel.com, Washington, DC: May 2, 2007. Copyright © 2007 LawFuel.com.

MICHIGAN VICTIM ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES INTERNATIONAL NETWORK OF PEER SUPPORT FOR MALE VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE, TRAUMA AND ABUSE, Michigan Victim Alliance, Lansing, MI: May 2, 2007.

HURT'S DOCUMENTARY PUTS HIP-HOP ON HOT SEAT, Juhie Bhatia, Women's eNews, New York, NY: May 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

WHEN IS IT OKAY UNDER HIPAA TO REPORT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE? Report on Patient Privacy, Washington, DC: May 2007. Copyright © 2007 by Atlantic Information Services, Inc.

WOMEN: A CELEBRATION OF STRENGTH NOW AVAILABLE, Legal Momentum, New York, NY: May 2007.

BODY EVIDENCE INTIMATE VIOLENCE AGAINST SOUTH ASIAN WOMEN IN AMERICA, Shamita Das Dasgupta, editor, Rutgers University Press, Piscataway, NJ: May 2007.

WOMEN'S MEDICAL COSTS DUE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE TWICE THAT OF MEN'S: CDC MORE THEN 32 MILLION VICTIMS ANNUALLY, Robert Longley, About.com, May 2007. Copyright © 2007 About, Inc., a part of The New York Times Company.

APRIL 2007

MURRAY'S BILL CALLS FOR DOL TO STEM DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, EXCLUDES OSHA, Inside OSHA, Washington, DC: April 30, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Inside Washington Publishers.

FEDERAL GUN BACKGROUND CHECK RULES CREATE NEW ALLIANCES, Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, FOXNews.com, Washington, DC: April 30, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Associated Press and Fox News Network, LLC.

TODAY'S LESSON FROM ALEC BALDWIN: ALIENTATION BEGINS WITH YOU, Jeff Fecke, Minnesota Monitor, April 30, 2007.

ALEC BALDWIN BLAMES EVERYONE AND EVERYTHING...EXCEPT HIMSELF, Elizabeth Black, nuts4chic, UK: April 30, 2007.

CHANGES TO LAW SPARK CONCERNS, Sara Ganim, Centre Daily Times, State College, PA: April 29, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Centre Daily Times.

U.S. ATTORNEY CALLS UNLICENSED GUN SALES A HAZARD, Geoffrey Fattah, Deseret Morning News, Salt Lake City, UT: April 28, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Deseret News Publishing Co.

NEW LAW IN ARIZONA ALLOWS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS TO BREAK RENTAL AGREEMENTS, Luige Del Puerto, Arizona Capitol Times, Phoenix, AZ: April 27, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Dolan Media Newswires.

NCCADV ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Durham, NC: April 27, 2007.

SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS RESOLUTION APPROVED BY THE HOUSE, The Source on Women's Issues in Congress (volume 11, number 47), Women's Policy, Inc., Washington, DC: April 27, 2007.

HOUSE PASSES RESOLUTION ON CRIME VICTIMS' RIGHTS, The Source on Women's Issues in Congress (volume 11, number 47), Women's Policy, Inc., Washington, DC: April 27, 2007.

SENATE BILL SEEKS JOB SECURITY FOR ABUSE VICTIMS, Allison Stevens, Women's eNews, New York, NY: April 27, 2007.Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

NOW AVAILABLE: A GROUND-BREAKING NEW BOOK EXAMINING THE BREADTH OF ISSUES RELATED TO PORNOGRAPHY AND PROSTITUTION, AND HOW PORNOGRAPHY FUELS THE DEMAND FOR SEX TRAFFICKING, Captive Daughters, Los Angeles, CA: April 25, 2007.

USA: AUTHORITIES FAIL TO PROTECT INDIGENOUS WOMEN FROM SHOCKING RATES OF RAPE, Amnesty International, Washington, DC: April 24, 2007.

VICTIMLAW LAUNCHED: NATIONAL CENTER FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME RELEASES UNIQUE RESEARCH TOOL ON VICTIMS' RIGHTS AND PROTECTIONS, National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: April 23, 2007. VictimLaw.

PUBLIC SUPPORT GROWS FOR GENDER EQUALITY AND FOR GOVERNMENT ROLE IN FIGHTING POVERTY, WomanView (volume 10, issue 8), Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, Chicago, IL: April 23, 2007. Trends in Political Values and Core Attitudes: 1987-2007.

TRIAL TO TEST LEGAL WATERS: JUDGE TO ALLOW GROUNDBREAKING TESTIMONY IN ASSAULT CASE, Pete Bosak, Centre Daily Times, State College, PA: April 21, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Centre Daily Times.

MASS MURDERERS AND WOMEN: WHAT WE'RE STILL NOT GETTING ABOUT VIRGINIA TECH EVIDENCE SHOWS THAT MANY MASS MURDERERS BEGIN AND END THEIR RAMPAGES WITH VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, James Ridgeway, Mother Jones, San Francisco, CA: April 20, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Foundation for National Progress.

TRYING TO MAKE SENSE OF THE SENSELESS, Donald Gault, Saint Paul Ramsey County Department of Public Health, Saint Paul, MN: April 20, 2007.

A VOLATILE YOUNG MAN, HUMILIATION AND A GUN, Bob Herbert, New York Times, New York, NY: April 19, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The New York Times Company.

SEXISM AND RACISM RUN DEEP, Kim Gandy, National Organization for Women, New York, NY: April 17, 2007. Copyright © 1995-2007 National Organization for Women.

DANGER SIGNALS AT WORK, AND HOW TO HANDLE THEM, Eilene Zimmerman, New York TImes, New York, NY: April 15, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The New York Times Company.

STALKERS GO HIGH TECH TO INTIMIDATE VICTIMS, Chris L. Jenkins, Washington Post, Washington, DC: April 14, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

MCADSV QUESTIONS MESSAGES IN HIP-HOP, Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, Okemos, MI: April 13, 2007.

2007 AWARDS FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH ANNOUNCED BY THE NATIONAL SEXUAL VIOLENCE RESOURCE CENTER, National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Enola, PA: April 11, 2007.

BLACK WOMEN AND VIOLENCE: 'BAD' ALONE DOESN'T WORK, Tonya Lovelace, Women's eNews, New York, NY: April 11, 2007.Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MEASURE SIGNED, Bryan Corbin, Evansville Courier & Press, Indianapolis, IN: April 10, 2007.Copyright © 2007 The Evansville Courier Co.

solutions to trafficking sought, Maggie MacAlpine, The Trinity Tripod, Hartford, CT: April 10, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Tripod.

amy's courage fund, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: April 10, 2007. Application.

shootings underscore need for 'aggressive focus on prevention', Kathy Gurchiek, HR News, Society for Human Resource Management, Alexandria, VA: April 9, 2007. Copyright © 2007, Society for Human Resource Management.

Sign the petition to stop sexual violence, Speaking Up, Family Violence Prevention Fund, San Francisco, CA: April 4, 2007. Petition.

GOVERNOR FLETCHER ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION GRANT TO LAUNCH FIRST VINE PROTECTIVE ORDER SYSTEM, Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, Frankfort, KY: April 2, 2007.

HORROR Story: lydia cacho's exposÉ of pedophilia has her critics up in arms, Washington Post, Cancún, MX: April 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

"DNA: CRITICAL ISSUES FOR THOSE WHO WORK WITH VICTIMS" VIDEO NOW AVAILABLE, Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 2007.

COMPANIES CALL FOR EAPS TO ASSIST IN IDENTIFYING AND HELPING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS, Jessica Marquez, Workforce Management, Irvine, CA: April 2007.

MARCH 2007

DOMESTIC VIOLENCEPart 1, March 23, 2007; Part 2, March 26, 2007; Part 3, March 28, 2007; Part 4, March 30, 2007; Part 5, April 2, 2007; and Part 6, April 4, 2007, John Krueger, The Light & Champion, Center, TX.

NEW DRIVE AFOOT TO PASS EQUAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT, Juliet Eilperin, Washington Post, Washington, DC: March 28, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Washington Post Company.

Drop in domestic violence no reason to reduce efforts, Portland Press Herald, Portland, ME: March 26, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Blethen Maine Newspapers, Inc.

[STALKING] VICTIMS TEND TO EXPERIENCE EMOTIONAL, PERSONAL PROBLEMS, Michael Graczyk, Associated Press, Huntsville, TX: March 26, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Associated Press.

NEW PSA CAMPAIGN EDUCATES TEENAGE GIRLS ABOUT POTENTIAL DANGERS OF SHARING AND POSTING PERSONAL INFORMATION ONLINE, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: March 23, 2007.

MILITARY SEX ASSAULT REPORTS ROSE BY 24 PERCENT; ARMY ATTRIBUTES INCREASE TO NEW REPORTING PROGRAMS, NOT MORE CRIME, Associated Press, MSNBC, Washington, DC: March 21, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Associated Press. Department of Defense Annual Report on Military Services Sexual Assault for CY 2006.

The women's war, Sara Corbett, New York Times Magazine, New York, NY: March 18, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The New York Times Company.

SEXUAL ABUSE ALLEGATIONS PERSIST IN THE U.S. MILITARY, Day to Day, National Public Radio, Washington, DC: March 16, 2007. Copyright © 1990-2007 National Public Radio.

NCCADV DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOMICIDE REPORT, 2006, North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Durham, NC: March 14, 2007. NCCADV Domestic Violence Homicide Report, 2006.

study shows online education improves physician response to domestic violence, PR Newswire, San Francisco, CA: March 14, 2007.

50,000 AMERICANS TOUCHED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS IN ONE DAY; FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND SURVEY DOCUMENTS EXTENSIVE REACH OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 13, 2007. Domestic Violence Counts: the National Census of Domestic Violence Services.

AS calls to hotline mount to 2 million, hotline expands focus to american youth to stop domestic violence, National Domestic Violence Hotline, Austin, TX: March 12, 2007.

DOMESTIC violence settlement requires property management company to establish new policy relocating domestic violence victims who are in danger, Brennan Center's Legal Services E-Lert Reports, March 9, 2007. Blackwell v. Urban Property Management, Inc.

LANDLORDS PREY ON POOR WOMEN BY EXTORTING SEXUAL FAVORS IN LIEU OF RENT, Russell Goldman, ABC News, New York, NY: March 9, 2007. Copyright © 2007 ABCNews Internet Ventures.

10 QUESTIONS: LINDA FAIRSTEIN ON RAPE, Couric & Co., CBS News, New York, NY: March 9, 2007.

STUDY FINDS 1 in 4 WOMEN OVER AGE 65 HAVE BEEN VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, CAEPV E-Update, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: March 9, 2007.

Risking her own life to defend women and children, mexican journalist lydia cacho ribeiro to receive ginetta sagan human rights award from amnesty international usa, Amnesty International USA, San Francisco, CA: March 8, 2007.

UN MUST TAKE LEAD IN ERADICATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, BAN KI-MOON SAYS, United Nations, New York, NY: March 8, 2007.

New RePORT OFFERS SOLUTIONS FOR POLICE FACING LANGUAGE BARRIERS, Vera Institute, New York, NY: March 6, 2007. Overcoming Language Barriers: Solutions for Law Enforcement.

BULLYING BEYOND THE PLAYGROUND, National Crime Prevention Council, Washington, DC: March 6, 2007. Delete Cyberbullying Campaign.

MEXICO REPLIES TO JUAREZ WITH ANTI-VIOLENCE LAW, Lorraine Orlandi, Women's eNews, New York, NY: March 2, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE MAKES INTERNATIONAL CLAIM, Adriana Gardella, Women's eNews, New York, NY: March 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews. Jessica Gonzalez v. United States of America Hearing Before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Petition Alleging Violations of the Human Rights of Jessica Gonzalez.

ON-LINE SEXUAL ASSAULT TRAIINING INSTITUTE LAUNCHES SUCCESSFULLY, SATI e-News, Sexual Assault Training & Investigations, Addy, WA: March 2007.

NEW TECHNOLOGY CAN HELP ENFORCE PROTECTION ORDERS, SATI e-News, Sexual Assault Training & Investigations, Addy, WA: March 2007.


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FEBRUARY 2007

FY 2008 FEDERAL APPROPRIATIONS PRESIDENT PROPOSED TO FUND VAWA AT LESS THAN HALF AUTHORIZED BY CONGRESS, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: February 28, 2007.

DRINKING AND RAPE: LET'S WISE UP ABOUT IT, Jaclyn Friedman, Women's eNews, New York, NY: February 28, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

NEW WEBSITE PROVIDES EMPLOYERS MUCH-NEEDED RESOURCES TO RECOGNIZE AND RESPOND TO THE IMPACT OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE WORKPLACE, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: February 26, 2007.

15th FAMILY JUSTICE CENTER OPENS IN SOUTH BEND, INDIANA, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: February 22, 2007. President's Family Justice Center Initiative.

FAITHS TAKE NEW APPROACH TO DOMESTIC ABUSE: JEWISH, MUSLIM, CHRISTIAN WRITERS PRODUCE HANDBOOK TO GIVE RELIGIOUS LEADERS TOOLS TO HELP VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE, Rebecca Rosen Lum, Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, CA: February 20, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Contra Costa Times.

SEXUALIZATION OF GIRLS IS LINKED TO COMMON MENTAL HEALTH IN GIRLS AND WOMEN EATING-DISORDERS, LOW SELF-ESTEEM, AND DEPRESSION; AN APA TASK FORCE REPORTS, American Psychological Association, Washington, DC: February 19, 2007. Copyright © 2007 American Psychological Association. Report of the APA Task Force on the Sexualization of Girls.

TECHNOLOGY & TEEN DATING ABUSE SURVEY 2007, CAEPV E-Update, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: February 12, 2007. Technology & Teen Dating Abuse Survey 2007.

texas' battered women can get clemency BUT IT NEVER HAPPENS, Diane Jennings, Dallas Morning News, February 11, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Dallas Morning News.

Debate on guns in Employee parking lots, Associated Press, Miami, FL: February 9, 2007. Copyright © 2007 The Associated Press.

when domestic violence starts young: A classroom campaign and new hot line are part of a nationwide push to prevent abuse, Bonnie Miller Rubin, Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL: February 8, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Chicago Tribune. Technology & Teen Dating Abuse Survey 2007.

NEW NATIONAL TEEN DATING ABUSE HELPLINE, National Domestic Violence Hotline and Liz Claiborne Inc.: February 6, 2007. National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline.

CORPORATE, ENTERTAINMENT AND SOCIAL JUSTICE LEADERS ANNOUNCE UNPRECEDENTED NATIONAL PLATFORM TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, National Domestic Violence Hotline, Austin, TX: February 1, 2007.

JANUARY 2007

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN INDIAN COUNTRY, Sarah Deer, Indian Country Today, Canastota, NY: January 19, 2007.Copyright © 1998 2007 Indian Country Today.

STATE LAWS FALL SHORT OF CURRENT STALKING REALITIES, Stalking Resource Center of the National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: January 12, 2007. The Model Stalking Code Revisted: Responding to the New Realities of Stalking.

STATES WITH HIGHER LEVELS OF GUN OWNERSHIP HAVE HIGHER HOMICIDE RATES, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA: January 11, 2007.Copyright © 2007 Newswise.

BIDEN WANTS LEGAL BRIGADE FOR DOMESTIC SAFETY, Allison Stevens, Women's eNews, New York, NY: January 11, 2007.Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

BLACK WOMEN SEEK PROTECTION CLOSER TO HOME, Marie Tessier, Women's eNews, New York, NY: January 10, 2007.Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

PROGRAM PUTS GUN VIOLATIONS IN FEDERAL COURT; THE NET IS WIDER, PENALTIES HARSHER, Kay Stewart, The Courier-Journal, Louisville, KY: January 8, 2007.Copyright © 2007 The Courier-Journal.

RECENT REPORTS ASSESS ECONOMIC PROGRESS AND DECLINE FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN, WomanView (volume 10, issue 7), Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, Chicago, IL: January 3, 2007.

SEXUAL ASSAULT IN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS, Lauren R. Taylor and Nicole Gaskin-Laniyan, NIJ Journal (no. 256), National Institute of Justice, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: January 2007.



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