DV LEAP Files Cutting-Edge Alienation Brief
DV LEAP receives an excellent opinion about custody and abuse from the D.C. Court of Appeals (August 2008)
The D.C. Court of Appeals sides with DV LEAP in case concerning civil protection orders (July 2008)
DV LEAP holds groundbreaking Symposium on "Bringing a Custody and Abuse Case to the Supreme Court" (December 2007)
DV LEAP wins a major victory for victims of domestic violence and their abused children in the D.C. Court of Appeals (July 2007)
Joan Meier receives Sunshine Peace Award
Joan Meier receives ABA's Inaugural Sharon Corbitt Award
DV LEAP recently received a 2009 Washington Area Women's Foundation Leadership Award!
Ms. Meier was honored by Justice for Children on December 11th, 2007 for DV LEAP's work on behalf of battered women and their children.
DV LEAP was selected through a highly competitive process for inclusion in the Washington area Catalogue for Philanthropy (2006-2007).
Prosecuting Child Abusers Just Got Easier- By Joan Meier
Joan Meier Speaks with The Times on Coercive Control
Is An Abused Child's Hearsay Admissible?
Do courts use a controversial theory to punish mothers who allege abuse?
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