Domestic Abuse

05/04/2019 0 comments 1019 views

The definition of domestic violence is any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or have...
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13/02/2017 0 comments 658 views

Following the success of last year’s #NOMORE and Ask for Angela campaigns, organisations in Lincolnshire are using shock new images to help change the culture around consent and sexual violence....
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07/02/2017 0 comments 871 views

Domestic abuse is when a grown-up threatens, bullies or hurts another adult in the family.   Sometimes it's called domestic violence.   And it can happen in any family.   It can be...
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26/01/2017 0 comments 1345 views

It has been reported in the news this week that Senior Judges are finally taking steps to end the presumption that a father must have contact with a child where...
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23/01/2017 0 comments 982 views

There is no specific offence of 'domestic violence'; however, the term can be applied to a number of offences committed in a domestic environment.  The domestic nature of the offending...
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11/01/2017 0 comments 796 views

The courts handle parental disputes and other cases related to divorce.  The Ministry of Justice said it was working with the judiciary to bring in extra protection for the vulnerable....
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13/12/2016 0 comments 1065 views

Sexual harassment and sexual violence in schools A report recently published by The Women and Equalities Committee claims that 5,500 sexual offences were recorded in UK schools over a three-year...
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29/11/2016 0 comments 892 views

Over the last few weeks the team at Ringrose Law has been busy collecting and filling old shoe boxes for Women's Aid across the County. The Shoe Box Challenge Over...
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24/11/2016 0 comments 570 views

Domestic Abuse at Christmas Whilst most families are enjoying the festive period, opening presents, eating too much, watching TV and generally having a good time, for some women and children...
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18/11/2016 0 comments 1114 views

Ringrose Law are pleased to announce the appointment of their Departmental Head Nichola Skayman who is now the Head of the Domestic Abuse Team. The team supports victims of Domestic Abuse...
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