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January 14, 2014

Washington DC - The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) urges the Supreme Court to uphold federal laws—and those state laws like Tennessee’s—that were enacted to ensure that domestic violence abusers are prohibited from possessing guns.

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January 11, 2014

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. This and every month, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) stands in solidarity with survivors of human trafficking and the movement to end violence against women.

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January 10, 2014

Washington DC (1/10/2014) – The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is saddened by yesterday’s announcement that no sexual assault charges would be pursued against Matthew Barnett in the Maryville case. Barnett was allowed to plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge of endangering the welfare of a child (leaving the semi-conscious 14-year-old lying barefoot in the frozen yard of her house) and was sentenced to two years’ probation and no jail time. His attorney said the charge “accurately reflects the conduct of which he should be held accountable for.” [1]

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January 9, 2014

NNEDV participated in a twitter chat on January 8th, 2014 hosted by @DataPrivacyDay on online safety and privacy for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Click here for a recap of the conversation, more of our thoughts, and some great resources.

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December 20, 2013

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) hosts a book club, Reader with a Cause, on Goodreads.com and we’ve just updated our “To Read” bookshelf! The holidays are a great time to catch up on leisure reading – on the plane or in front of the fireplace with some cocoa – so why don’t you join us for an upcoming read? We’ve got something for everyone in the New Year:

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December 18, 2013

As Congress begins the work of allocating funding for Fiscal Year '14, NNEDV is urging Congress to invest in programs that provide safety and support to victims in need.

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