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Domestic violence affects every gender, race, and income level. Sadly, abusive relationships can happen to anyone. Many people are fully invested in a romantic relationship before they realize that it is becoming abusive. This can make it even more difficult … Continue reading

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Despite countless public education campaigns and social efforts, domestic violence and abuse continue to plague millions of families around the country, including many victims here in Illinois. Public awareness of the problem offers little consolation to a victim who is … Continue reading

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Under an Illinois law, an order of protection may be issued by the court as a way to address concerns of domestic violence and domestic abuse. Orders of protection are also commonly sought by individuals going through divorce, as a … Continue reading

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