Defenders of the change to the law say it protects the rights of parents to discipline their children, but critics say it is a license for violent behavior.
Jacqueline Sauvage, who was sentenced to 10 years for murdering her spouse, already had her sentence partly commuted by President François Hollande.
A Illinois rule taking effect on Jan. 1 will require salon workers to train to recognize the signs of abuse and assault.
A New Jersey judge dismissed a charge of simple assault against the relief pitcher after a prosecutor said there was not enough evidence to go forward.
His campaign was marked by misogyny. His appointments aren’t much better.
Hill was not a particularly popular draft pick after being involved in a domestic violence episode in college, but he has performed well on and off the field in Kansas City.
The persistence of such killings has frustrated the police, prosecutors and social service providers struggling to prevent intimate tensions that play out behind closed doors from turning deadly.
Manziel is close to a deal with prosecutors for the conditional dismissal of the case involving his former girlfriend, his lawyer said.
Familia, baseball’s saves leader last season, made his first court appearance in connection with an Oct. 31 altercation with his wife.
Carmen Irizarry, 60, was killed by her drug-addicted partner in the Bronx, but her 9-year-old granddaughter, Heaven, escaped, avoiding the grim tally of children killed by the people closest to them.
Familia, the Mets’ top reliever, was arrested in Fort Lee, N.J., earlier this week.
Advocates for crime victims would open a door to therapeutic and financial services that people in poor, minority neighborhoods have lacked, the department said.
Newly released police documents disclosed the kicker’s history of domestic abuse.
A six-game suspension was introduced after the Ray Rice case, but several players, including Giants kicker Josh Brown, have avoided punishment of that length.
In the case of Giants kicker Josh Brown, the league has showed that it hasn’t learned much since its mishandling of the Ray Rice case.
In emails and journal entries released by the police, Brown wrote that he was “physically, emotionally and verbally” abusive to his wife.
Brown admitted to domestic violence against his wife in a journal and emails, according to police documents released in Washington State on Wednesday.
Set in a rural village, the BBC soap opera keeps finding ways to remain relevant. The trial of a character charged with attempting to murder her abusive husband has much of the nation buzzing.
The 27-year-old’s latest run-in with the police began after a woman accused him of pointing a gun at her.
The star reliever’s attitude toward a domestic violence episode has fueled outrage and a fund-raising campaign for victims of violence.
Mr. Bannon’s wife claimed that he attacked her at their home and then warned her not to testify. The charges were eventually dismissed.
The Giants co-owner John K. Mara defended the team’s decision to re-sign Brown, a kicker, despite his 2015 arrest on a domestic violence charge.
A person’s understanding of their own early trauma can lead to transformative change.
Brown is suspended for Week 1 after a domestic violence arrest, and Bullock, who previously kicked for the Texans and Jets, could stick around even longer.
Brown was arrested in May 2015, but the charges were dropped and the league said Friday it “made a decision based on the evidentiary findings around this one incident.”
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