Stories tagged: "teen dating violence"


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Phoenix Attorney Explains Why VAWA Is Vital to Getting Domestic Violence Victims Access to Affordable Legal Services

“It’s like trying to drain a river with a plastic bucket. The need is so great and the help that’s available is so small.”  Daniel Riley was the managing attorney for a Phoenix legal clinic for domestic violence victims from 2010 to 2012.  In that time, he said he and his staff helped hundreds of...

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How Arizona Groups Are Spreading the Word About Signs of Teen Dating Violence

Nearly 1 in 9 female high school students reported experiencing sexual violence from a partner in the past year, according to the CDC.