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Ray Rice Video Increases Domestic Violence Awareness, Not Donations

As Ray Rice fights to get his job back, domestic abuse shelters in North Texas are fighting to find the money to provide services to victims.

11/05/2014

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One Day To Raise Millions Of Dollars

North Texas Giving Day donations can make a huge impact all year long for hundreds of North Texas non-profit charities.

09/18/2014

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Domestic Violence Victims Advocates See Silver Lining In Ray Rice Video

Advocates for domestic violence victims see a silver lining in disturbing new video showing the Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Rice knocking his then-fiance unconscious.

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Domestic Violence Shelter CEO Praises NFL’s New Policy

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell.

08/28/2014

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Dallas County Plans To Confiscate Guns From Abusers

Dallas County will target domestic violence offenders when it starts confiscating guns from abusers this fall.

08/27/2014

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Abused Wife Murder Catalyst For Dallas Change

A decrease in the number of domestic violence-related homicides are now traced back to one victim’s death in January 2013.

03/11/2014

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Survey: Critical Shortage In Funding For Domestic Violence Survivors

A survey released today by the National Network to End Domestic Violence shows domestic violence programs across Texas have a critical shortage of funds and staff to assist victims in need of services.

03/06/2014

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Fort Worth Police Officers Stop Stabbing By Shooting Man To Death

Fort Worth police shot and killed a man who was stabbing a woman in her home at The Hills Apartments Sunday morning.

06/23/2013

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Texas House Passes Domestic Violence Registry Legislation

People with a history of domestic violence are now easier to track. The Texas House of Representatives debated and passed House Bill 21, creating a domestic violence registry for offenders.

05/10/2013

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Donation Account Set Up For Children of Slain Bedford Mother

The family of a mother who was murdered in her own home, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend, is speaking out for the first time since the attack.

05/03/2013

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Protective Order Against Bedford Stabbing Suspect Expired

The suspect in a double murder of a mother and her 8 year-old refused extradition from Oklahoma and will remain in an Oklahoma jail until Texas authorities obtain a warrant from Governor Rick Perry.

05/02/2013