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December 10, 2015

WomensLaw turned 15 this year! To celebrate, we’ll be sharing 15 interesting facts you may not know about WomensLaw over the next 15 days. Follow us on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, & Instagram) daily to learn more about how WomensLaw has been bringing state-specific legal information and support to victims of domestic violence for the past 15 years.

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December 4, 2015

Congress has the opportunity to make permanent key provisions to both the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and refundable Child Tax Credit (CTC). As part of this opportunity, Congress can also close the EITC gap for childless workers before these provisions expire in 2017. These programs are critical to combatting the economic insecurity that too often constrains the ability of domestic violence victims to escape abusers.

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November 30, 2015

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Details continue to emerge about the criminal record of the man arrested for the shootings at a Colorado Planned Parenthood, Robert Lewis Dear. According to South Carolina police files, his ex-wife declined to press charges, but wanted a police record of his violence in 1997. According to multiple reports, he harassed a female neighbor to the extent that a restraining order was granted against him. [1]

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November 25, 2015

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Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Today, we honor the women whose lives have been taken and reaffirm our commitment to working toward a future where violence against women no longer exists.

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November 11, 2015

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By Kim Pentico, Economic Justice Director at NNEDV

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November 4, 2015

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) congratulates Carol Post, this year’s recipient of the annual Diane Reese “Excellence in Advocacy in the Movement—D.R.E.A.M.—Award”

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