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New Facebook Tools Give Women More Power over Their Abusers

New Facebook Tools Give Women More Power over Their Abusers | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
The new tools were built with survivors of domestic violence in mind. 
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Betsy DeVos Plans to Consult Men’s Rights Trolls About Campus Sexual Assault

Betsy DeVos Plans to Consult Men’s Rights Trolls About Campus Sexual Assault | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
She's taking meetings with people who think women are at fault for domestic abuse and regularly invent rape claims.
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Domestic Violence survivor plans to escape Michigan, a state where the law won’t protect her

Domestic Violence survivor plans to escape Michigan, a state where the law won’t protect her | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
A woman whose abusive ex is about to finish his prison sentence is leaving Michigan because the law provides so few resources for her to protect herself
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Many terrorists' first victims are their wives - but we're not allowed to talk about that

Many terrorists' first victims are their wives - but we're not allowed to talk about that | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
The links between domestic violence and mass killings are now exhaustively documented. So why the conspiracy of silence?
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This State Just Passed A Bill Requiring Domestic Abusers To Wear GPS Trackers

This State Just Passed A Bill Requiring Domestic Abusers To Wear GPS Trackers | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
The bill is named in honor of a woman who was killed by an abusive partner.
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Psychological domestic abuse now a criminal offence in Scotland

Psychological domestic abuse now a criminal offence in Scotland | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Psychological domestic abuse now a criminal offence in Scotland

The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill criminalises "abusive behaviour towards a partner or ex-partner", including coercive and controlling behaviour.
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Russian newspaper tells women to be 'proud of their bruises' after domestic violence decriminalised

Russian newspaper tells women to be 'proud of their bruises' after domestic violence decriminalised | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
One of Russia’s most popular newspapers has told women to be “proud of their bruises”, as the country partially decriminalises domestic abuse.  The article, published by Komsomolskaya Pravda, came ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin signing into law a new measure that will see offenders face fewer penalties.
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19 Stalking Signs

19 Stalking Signs | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
List of behaviors that helps you identify if you or someone you know is likely being stalked.
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'Gorilla' Trump accused of 'stalking' Clinton at debate

'Gorilla' Trump accused of 'stalking' Clinton at debate | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Donald Trump was accused of "menacingly stalking" Hillary Clinton at Sunday night's debate, with even a supporter likening the tycoon to a gorilla.
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This Woman Just Turned Her Online Harassment Into a Great Idea

This Woman Just Turned Her Online Harassment Into a Great Idea | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
"Men speaking to other men about harassment and about sexism is probably the most important thing that male allies can do." 
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Minnesota man describes killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in chilling detail

Minnesota man describes killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in chilling detail | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
As part of a plea agreement Danny Heinrich, 53, will not face murder charges, but will probably get 20 years for a child abuse images charge
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Online Bullying Of Leslie Jones Leads To Larger Discussion | MSNBC - YouTube

The official msnbc YouTube Channel. msnbc is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informe
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Twitter now lets any user filter out threats and abuse

Twitter now lets any user filter out threats and abuse | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Twitter is now offering some of its most critical anti-harassment tools to every user, not just those with blue checkmarks next to their name. Now, users will be able to limit th
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Who is Devin Kelley, the Texas church shooter?

Who is Devin Kelley, the Texas church shooter? | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it

Two ex-girlfriends told NBC News that Kelley stalked them after breakups. "Years after dating me he would try to bribe me to hang out with him," Landry, who met Kelley in church as a teenager, told NBC News in a Facebook message. "He ended up assaulting me. He would stalk me by repeatedly calling me — even prank calling me, saying really weird stuff.

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High court: Abuse victims can protect their kids from abusers

High court: Abuse victims can protect their kids from abusers | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Children of domestic violence survivors may receive protection orders against those who abused their parents, Washington Supreme Court rules. In a win for survivors of domestic violence, the state Supreme Court ruled that children whose parents were abused may receive court protection against their parents' abusers.. In a win for survivors of domestic violence, the state Supreme Court ruled that children whose parents were abused may receive court protection against their parents’ abusers. The high court was unanimous in its reversal of two lower court decisions that found a 2-year-old boy couldn’t be included in a domestic violence protection order issued to his mother. Most notably, the high court found the Court of Appeals failed to recognize that state law explicitly allows for domestic violence protection orders to protect victims’ loved ones.
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Rep. Katherine Clark tackles online crime aimed at women and girls

Rep. Katherine Clark tackles online crime aimed at women and girls | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Tuesday, Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) introduced bipartisan legislation in the House to address extreme online threats that often target women, girls, LGBTQ people, and people of…
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A woman’s lawsuit against a neo-Nazi’s “troll storm” could change how to fight back against online harassment

A woman’s lawsuit against a neo-Nazi’s “troll storm” could change how to fight back against online harassment | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Tanya Gersh says this is the sentence that upended her life: “Are y’all ready for an old-fashioned Troll Storm?” Gersh, a Jewish woman living in the small Montana town of Whitefish, had never heard of a troll storm before reading the words last December on the Daily Stormer, which the Southern…
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The frightening reality of how modern tech helps stalkers terrorise and harass

The frightening reality of how modern tech helps stalkers terrorise and harass | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
For victims of stalking, the latest technology gives plenty of reasons to be afraid, but more prosecutions could help.
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Army sergeant again accused of using military training to stalk ex

Army sergeant again accused of using military training to stalk ex | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
Army sergeant again accused of using military training to stalk ex
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Proposed stalking bill would toughen sentences, incorporate social media threats

Proposed stalking bill would toughen sentences, incorporate social media threats | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
For months, law enforcement agencies tried to keep a Casper businessman from his wife. She left the relationship after he beat her, but police and sheriff’s deputies couldn’t keep the
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Judge says Facebook tagging violates protective orders

Judge says Facebook tagging violates protective orders | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
You don't have to physically get close to a person or to call and text them to end up violating a protection order. According to Acting Westchester Count
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Social media is a rapidly growing frontier of violence against women and girls

Social media is a rapidly growing frontier of violence against women and girls | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
The internet is becoming a landscape for "cyber-enabled" crimes.
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Colorado man tries to kill 2-year-old son by crashing car

Colorado man tries to kill 2-year-old son by crashing car | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
A Colorado man willfully crashed his car in an effort to kill his 2-year-old son, he told investigators.
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The New Man of 4chan

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Can a retreat from the authority of the nuclear family into an extended adolescence of videogames, porn, and pranks really be described as patriarchal?
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Lawyers use victim-blaming language in domestic violence cases, says report

Lawyers use victim-blaming language in domestic violence cases, says report | Stalking Violates Human Rights | Scoop.it
NSW judicial staff found to have used terms such as ‘volatile relationship’ or ‘jealous anger’ which serve to ‘minimise perpetrator accountability’
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