Month: May 2020

Attorneys and advocacy groups for domestic violence survivors

By Matt Reynolds https://www.abajournal.com/web/article/amid-covid-19-pandemic-attorneys-and-advocacy-groups-adapt-for-domestic-violence-survivors Abusers often use email, social media and cellphones to victimize their partners and monitor their movements. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, attorneys and courts are finding new ways to use technology to keep victims safe. Teresa Sullivan, a supervisory attorney with Legal Aid Chicago, which represents domestic violence survivors, says that …

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