Teen Dating Violence
Guidance for Judges Issuing Relief for Teen Victims of Dating Violence
Presenter: Sarah Hur, Attorney Advisor
Monday, March 27, 2023
11am-12:30pm PT / 2pm-3:30pm ET
Join us for an informative companion presentation to NCJFCJ’s technical assistance brief of the same name. This event will delve into the current dynamics of teen-dating violence (TDV) and provide strategies for working with both young victims and respondents. With the ability to exercise an important role from the bench, judges have the opportunity to promote collaboration, change, and provide the necessary relief to best meet the needs of youthful parties. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the best ways to issue relief and make a real impact in TDV.
Presenter Bio: Sarah Hur, Attorney Advisor, provides training, legal analysis and policy review on local, state, tribal, and national issues related to protection orders. She also conducts research and develops materials for allied professionals. Before assuming her current position, Sarah represented survivors of domestic and sexual violence in protection order proceedings in New Jersey. She was also a prosecutor for the New York City Law Department. She is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and is licensed in New Jersey and New York.
This project was supported by grant 2018-TA-AX-K033 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.