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Those Red Lights are Flashing for YOU!

Those Red Lights are Flashing for YOU! | Schlosser & Pritchett | Scoop.it
(Road Traffic Law, US/general) Ah, the open road. Is there anything quite like the feeling of freedom you get when you can go anywhere you want? People around the world like to point out how much we Americans love our […]
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Male Victims Of Domestic Violence: Discriminated And Underreported

Male Victims Of Domestic Violence: Discriminated And Underreported | Schlosser & Pritchett | Scoop.it
One of the beloved recurring characters created by the Canadian comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall is a very bad actress named Francesca Fiore, who thinks she’s a star. In one sketch, her husband Mr. Tisane takes her to divorce court. He claims that she hits him
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Domestic Violence Can Be A Federal Crime, Too! -

Domestic Violence Can Be A Federal Crime, Too! - | Schlosser & Pritchett | Scoop.it
Domestic Violence Can Be A Federal Crime, Too!

In November 2013, Second Amendment advocates were angered by a federal district court’s decision to uphold a law that bans for life anyone convicted of domestic violence from owning a firearm. The decision stated,
 
“The government has demonstrated that domestic violence misdemeanants are likely to commit acts of domestic violence again and that, if they do so with a gun, the risk of death to the victim is significantly increased.”
 

 
This means that if you have been found guilty of any kind of domestic violence, even if it did not involve the use of a gun, you will not ever been allowed to own another firearm. The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to this law, but until then it stands, and it is a perfect example of how domestic violence charges and convictions can carry federal aspects unknown to most defendants.…
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Domestic Violence: A Hidden Problem of Epidemic Proportions | FamilyBlawg

Domestic Violence: A Hidden Problem of Epidemic Proportions | FamilyBlawg | Schlosser & Pritchett | Scoop.it
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