Weber (R-Texas) Introduces Bill To Protect State Sovereignty Ahead of DOJ Decision To Defy Court In Gay Marriage Case.... The bill’s introduction came one day ahead of the Department of Justice posting a video on its website on Friday of Attorney General Eric Holder saying the federal government would recognize same-sex couples in Utah even though the U.S. Supreme Court put a hold on the practice. | Weasel Zippers
We define domestic violence as a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner. DV can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic, or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. This includes any behaviors that intimidate, manipulate, humiliate, isolate, frighten, terrorize, coerce, threaten, blame, hurt, injure, or wound someone.
The US Department of Justice defines domestic violence as, “a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner.” It can be: • Physical • Sexual • Emotional • Economic • Psychological If you, or someone you know is experiencing domestic abuse, there is help out there. Call the National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)