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  July 22, 2019
Abuse Partner Natalie Marrison discusses a recent report, in which the Joint Committee on Human Rights said cuts to Legal Aid have left them with “grave concerns for access to justice”.
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  June 25, 2019
The Joint Committee has now published its report on the draft Domestic Abuse Bill calling for it to be amended to offer greater protection to victims of domestic abuse.
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  May 17, 2019
On the 30th April 2019, the House of Commons Home affairs Committee published the Government response to the committee’s report on domestic abuse.
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  March 29, 2019
On Wednesday 6th March 2019, the Home Office announced a series of measures following the release of the new Violence against Women and Girls Strategy.
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  March 19, 2019
In January 2019 following a 15 day trial at Harrow Crown Court, Reece Penkert, 20, was found guilty of one count of coercive control between 1st January 2017 and 17th August 2018 and two counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm against his girlfriend of two years.
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  March 11, 2019
In August 2010, Georgina ‘Sally’ Challen struck her husband, Richard Challen, on the head more than 20 times after enduring over 30 years of humiliation and psychological abuse.
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  February 20, 2019
Abused by my girlfriend is a powerful and emotional documentary which aired on BBC detailing the years of abuse Alex Skeel, a young man, suffered at the hands of his girlfriend, Jordan Worth.
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  February 8, 2019
Sexual abuse and violence can be committed against anyone regardless of age, gender, religion, race, sexual orientation, culture and social status.
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