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  Click here to read DV LEAP's Legal Director's most recent piece published in the San Francisco Daily Journal!     Prosecuting C...

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  Alleged rapist pleads not guilty in face of mounting evidence http://www.houmatimes.com/news/article_5636a24c-8096-11e4-90de-bbafaf05b4a2.htm...

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  Follow the link to read Joan's most recent article Is An Abused Child's Hearsay Admissible from the San Francisco Daily Journal.
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‘Parental alienation’ is sometimes used in family court to wrest custody from a parent who alleges abuse January 24, 2014 6:30AM ET by T...

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 Professor Joan Meier speaks to the failings of a new Iphone app called 'Good2Go'. The new app is meant to facilitate communication, reduce misun...

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Click Here to Listen to Joan Meier's Interview with WMAL about Ray Rice Case!   Interview Date- 09/09/14 "INTERVIEW -- JOAN MEIER - Professor ...

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Click here to read Rebecca Clay's article, Contested Custody: Inappropriate Assumptions are Common in Family Courts.
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 Click here to read the new article in the Domestic Violence Report by Joan Meier and Nancy K.D. Lemon.
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Click Here to watch "8 Reasons to Support DV LEAP"
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The Hague Convention is widely seen as serving a noble goal – the return of “abducted” children to their loving parents left behind.  What is les...

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 Supreme Court case dealing with strip searching.  Joan Meier argued that strip searching could be traumatic to former victims of domestic a...

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The article discusses the difficulties D.C. Court's have in trying to enforce protective orders. 
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In this article a recent controversial D.C. court of appeals opinion is discussed. 
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In this article the idea of Parental Alienation Syndrome (PAS) is challenged.

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 Article involves Jay Mariotti who is a well known ESPN personality and was arrested on charges of domestic violence.
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 This article examines the importance of laws offering job protection for women who are leaving abusing relationships.
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 Joan Meier was quoted in an article about the outcome of Abbott v. Abbott, a recent Supreme Court decision dealing with Ne Exeat under the Hague...

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The article examines the reasons why family courts do not adequately address abuse allegations and how that leads to their ultimate failure to protect children in custody cases. 

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The article, which examines the issue of private prosecutions in domestic violence cases, also quotes Executive Director Joan Meier.

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DV LEAP's Executive Director Joan Meier was quoted in an Op-Ed piece penned by Eileen King from Justice for Children...

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DV LEAP's Executive Director Joan Meier recently attended the VAWA 10th Anniversary Gala as the guest of Vice President Joe Biden! 
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Ms. Meier was a lead commentator in PBS' documentary, Breaking the Silence: Children's Stories, which aired in Fall 2005.  Click here to vie...

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To read the article, please click on the following link. http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm/dyn/aid/3525
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To read the letter to the editor, please click on the following link. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/04/11/AR2008041103152...

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To read the article, please click on the following link. http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/washingtondc/la-na-scotus15-2008jun15,0,3136
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To read the op-ed, please click on this link: http://ctlawtribune.com/getarticle.aspx?id=31168
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DV LEAP's Executive Director Interviewed for 20/20 Program on Parental Alienation. To read or view this interview, please click here.
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