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The Resource Domestic violence law, D. Kelly Weisberg, professor of law, Hastings College of the Law, University of California

Domestic violence law, D. Kelly Weisberg, professor of law, Hastings College of the Law, University of California

Label
Domestic violence law
Title
Domestic violence law
Statement of responsibility
D. Kelly Weisberg, professor of law, Hastings College of the Law, University of California
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Hornbook is a comprehensive, well-researched overview of all aspects of state and federal law on domestic violence, including the pending VAWA Reauthorization bill before Congress. Hallmark features of the book include in-depth exploration of the following topics:the nature and extent of domestic violence;the role of influential factors (age, sex, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, social class);special contexts (military, police, professional athletics);the full range of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse (strangulation, stalking, sexual assault, separation abuse, teen dating violence, elder abuse, financial abuse, pet abuse, murder suicide, reproductive control, domestic violence by proxy, instrumental use of children; litigation abuse);cutting-edge laws on revenge porn and coercive control;law enforcement response (mandatory arrest, dual arrest, primary aggressor laws, no drop policies);Violence Against Women Act and its previous reauthorizations;criminal law defenses (self-defense, duress, cultural defense, provocation);evidentiary issues (Battered Woman Syndrome, marital rape, prior act testimony, out-of-court statements, exceptions to the hearsay rule, forfeiture by(more...)
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Weisberg, D. Kelly,
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9320
LC item number
.W44 2019 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Hornbook series
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  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Victims of family violence
  • Domestic relations
  • Domestic relations
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Victims of family violence
  • United States
Label
Domestic violence law, D. Kelly Weisberg, professor of law, Hastings College of the Law, University of California
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Criminal defenses
  • Evidentiary issues
  • Federal criminal law
  • Civil protection orders
  • Tort remedies
  • Domestic violence in the context of dating, marriage, and divorce
  • Parenting and domestic violence
  • Discrimination against victims
  • Introduction: social and legal historical context
  • Characteristics of domestic violence
  • Influential factors : dimensions and contexts
  • High lethality crimes: strangulation, stalking, sexual assault
  • High lethality crimes : separation abuse, pet abuse, and murder-suicide
  • Other types of abuse : reproductive control, financial abuse, psychological abuse
  • Law enforcement response
  • Domestic violence as a crime : state legislative responses
Control code
1076359662
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634591584
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1076359662
Label
Domestic violence law, D. Kelly Weisberg, professor of law, Hastings College of the Law, University of California
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Criminal defenses
  • Evidentiary issues
  • Federal criminal law
  • Civil protection orders
  • Tort remedies
  • Domestic violence in the context of dating, marriage, and divorce
  • Parenting and domestic violence
  • Discrimination against victims
  • Introduction: social and legal historical context
  • Characteristics of domestic violence
  • Influential factors : dimensions and contexts
  • High lethality crimes: strangulation, stalking, sexual assault
  • High lethality crimes : separation abuse, pet abuse, and murder-suicide
  • Other types of abuse : reproductive control, financial abuse, psychological abuse
  • Law enforcement response
  • Domestic violence as a crime : state legislative responses
Control code
1076359662
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634591584
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1076359662

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