November 1, 2013 in Uncategorized
EDITORâS NOTE: As part of her contribution to Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, Lori, 50, a domestic violence survivor, agreed to tell The Daily Republic her story. After months of counseling she now sees herself as an advocate for the …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 29, 2013 in Uncategorized
PIPESTONE â Mercy for Animals, a national nonprofit organization that promotes animal protection and a vegan lifestyle, released hidden-camera footage Tuesday showing alleged mistreatment of animals at a rural Pipestone hog farm. The video was rele…continue reading on dglobe.com
October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized
By Chet Brokaw
PIERRE â South Dakotaâs domestic abuse laws should be expanded to cover dating couples who donât live together, a state legislative panel recommended Monday.
The Domestic Abuse Study Committee, which took a broad look at th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO An arrest warrant has been issued for a Kindred woman charged with aggravated domestic assault after allegedly beating her mother in the head with a metal pole. Continue Reading
August 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Young love can hurt, in more than just unrequited crushes and broken hearts.Teen dating abuse is a problem of growing concern. New research on the topic showing more than a third of teens say they’ve been physically, emotionally or sexually abused was recently presented at a meeting of the American Psychological Association. Continue Reading
July 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK A Bismarck man and woman accused of locking three boys in a basement and physically abusing them have pleaded not guilty. Continue Reading
June 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Legislators to look at issues regarding same-sex couples.
June 16, 2013 in The Daily Republic
During previous legislative session, House members scaled back a reform bill to apply only to opposite-sex partners.
May 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
A civil suit brought against the Diocese of Bismarck by a man who claimed a priest with North Dakota ties sexually abused him has been settled. Both parties involved in civil case John Doe No. 87 vs. the Diocese of Bismarck filed in U.S. District Court in Hawaii agreed to settlement terms last month, triggering a court-ordered dismissal of the case Friday. The case had been scheduled to go to trial in July. Continue Reading
May 2, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
More than 85 people, including many men walking gingerly on high heels, took to the streets of Alexandria Tuesday night in a new communitywide effort against sexual assault. Continue Reading