Protective Orders: Tools To Ward Against Elder Abuse

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By Wilmington Biz on 03/15/2017

"...While protective orders have traditionally been used to prevent domestic or familial violence, these same orders can protect elderly people from abuse, too. For example, a Domestic Violence Protective Order would protect an elderly person from abusive family members who have made verbal or physical threats against him or her in an attempt to obtain money. ..."

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Teens experiencing dating violence face more risk later

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By Radio Canada International on 03/20/2017

"...A new study suggests that people who experience physical or verbal violence in their teens are more likely to suffer abuse later on. Researchers at the University of Calgary studied young people from the ages of 12 to 18 to find out whether they experienced psychological aggression like yelling, insulting or threatening and physical aggression like pushing or having objects thrown at them. ..."

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Yale Lawsuit Spotlights Title IX, Sexual Assault 'Hysteria'

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By Real Clear Politics on 03/05/2017

"...An amended complaint filed in February in federal court in Connecticut by a recent graduate against Yale, Professor Post, and Senior Title IX Coordinator and Assistant Provost James Killheffer portrays a grimmer reality. If the claims it sets forth are true, Yale’s disciplinary procedures sanction abuse of power in the adjudication of charges of sexual misconduct. ..."

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http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2017/03/05/yale_lawsuit_spotlights_title_ix_sexual_assault_hysteria_133256.html

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