Domestic violence Archive

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Served on a Jury for a Domestic Violence Case

Jury duty happens. I’ll admit it: when the official-looking envelope arrived, my first thoughts were not excitement to participate in the democratic process. They were, How can I get out of this so I don’t waste too much of my life?My previous experience with jury duty consisted of me checking the … Continue reading Source link

Victims of acid attacks honoured in lead-up to London fashion week

Two women who were badly scarred when they had acid thrown at them will be taking to the catwalk this week at a charity gala event in the lead-up to London fashion week. Adele Bellis, 24, from Lowestoft in Suffolk, and Laxmi, 26, from Delhi, will be joining models on the catwalk for a show run by the British Asian Trust and a charity, GMSP, …