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Iowa veterans conference planned

September 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa will host the 5th annual Iowa’s Statewide Veterans Conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sept. 29 in the second floor ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union.
The conference theme is “Women of the Military,” …continue reading on dglobe.com

Abused Adult Resource Center to get $350,000 grant

September 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Tuesday agencies that support victims of domestic and sexual violence will receive more than $620,000 in grants.
The Bismarck-based Abused Adult Resource Center will receive more tha…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Abused Adult Resource Center to get $350,000 grant

September 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Tuesday agencies that support victims of domestic and sexual violence will receive more than $620,000 in grants.
The Bismarck-based Abused Adult Resource Center will receive more tha…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Montana court sanctions judge for rape sentence

July 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday censured a judge and suspended him for 31 days for improperly suggesting a 14-year-old girl was culpable in her rape and unlawfully sentencing the former teacher convicted of the crime to just a month in jail.
St…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

NOEM: More work needed to combat sexual assault in military

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Each year, I have the privilege of nominating a handful of South Dakota students for admission into one of our nation’s military academies. I’m always [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_original”,”fid”:”651553″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”m…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Changing the conversation: Words carry power in sexual, domestic assault discussions

March 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Women with short hair are not common targets of sexual assault.
Carrying an umbrella can stop a potential perpetrator.
These myths and others about sexual assault are found in the viral article, “Through a Rapist’s Eyes.”
The 16-po…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Grafton jury convicts man of sex assault on preteen girl

March 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAFTON — A Grafton man faces up to 20 years in prison after being convicted this week of one count of sexually assaulting a preteen girl in 2005. The same jury could not reach a verdict on two similar counts.
The jury in state district court in G…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Grafton jury convicts man of sex assault on preteen girl

March 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAFTON — A Grafton man faces up to 20 years in prison after being convicted this week of one count of sexually assaulting a preteen girl in 2005. The same jury could not reach a verdict on two similar counts.
The jury in state district court in G…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Doctor acquitted of 14 sex charges; mistrial declared on 2 counts

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Douglas County jury on Thursday acquitted an Eau Claire pediatrician of 14 sexual assault-related felonies, but failed to agree on two other charges.
The partial verdict came after more than 21 hours of deliberation over three d…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Doctor acquitted of 14 sex charges; mistrial declared on 2 counts

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Douglas County jury on Thursday acquitted an Eau Claire pediatrician of 14 sexual assault-related felonies, but failed to agree on two other charges.
The partial verdict came after more than 21 hours of deliberation over three d…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com