Domestic Violence

Immigrant Survivors of Domestic/Sexual Violence in Your Courtroom: Introduction to the Immigration System and Status Options




Presenters:

  • Hon. Ramona Gonzalez, Circuit Court, WI
  • Gail Pendleton, JD, Co-founder, ASISTA

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Creating Accessible Online Trainings



Presenters:

  • Alicia Lord, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Ashley Brompton, Center on Victimization and Safety, Vera Institute of Justice

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Improving Child Welfare Practice for Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence



Presenters:

  • Melissa Mangiaracina, JD, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Emily Butera, MA, Senior Policy Advisor, Migrant Rights and Justice, Women's Refugee Commission

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Helping Survivors Gather Evidence of Technology Abuse



Presenters:

  • Ian Harris, National Network to End Domestic Violence 
  • Amanda Kay, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

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Judicial Leadership and Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases



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Statement of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Regarding the Separation Policy at the U.S. Border


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) deplores the wholesale separation of children from their parents at the U.S. border, without the due process of law, as a devastating tragedy. The fact that these children and families are detained in facilities without an opportunity to be heard in court is contrary to our country’s established rule of law.

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Interstate Child Custody Issues for Domestic Violence Survivors



 

Leadership from the Bench: Cyberviolence and Tech Abuse in Domestic Violence Cases



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