This page looks at how states define domestic violence or domestic abuse and what relationships are considered familial for purposes of domestic violence or abuse.
The septemberoctober issue previews state legislative elections and what voters will face on statewide ballot measures also read about efforts to halt sexual harassment in legislatures ncsls new leadership and much more.
Child adoption laws alabama this site will help you find not only child adoption laws in your state or around the world but is also designed to be a resource for.
Welcome to the stalking resource center the mission of the stalking resource center is to enhance the ability of professionals organizations and systems to effectively respond to stalking.
assisted suicide is suicide committed with the aid of another person sometimes a physician the term is often used interchangeably with physicianassisted suicide pas which involves a doctor knowingly and intentionally providing a person with the knowledge or means or both required to commit suicide including counseling about lethal doses of drugs prescribing such lethal doses or.
On may 20 2010 governor perdue signed into law house bill 571 it made important changes to georgias sex offender registry laws because i believe that it is important for people effected by this legislation to know about it i have put together a summary.
Achieving lgbtq equality through litigation legislation policy and public education.
In 2003 107700 juveniles were arrested for vandalism but most cases of property damage are accidental or careless some states set a limit on how much your parents have to pay for your acts of property damage but it may be as high as 10000.
human rights watch would like to thank all of the survivors of sexual violence former offenders and their families social workers advocates law enforcement officials and attorneys who shared.