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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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The state of Illinois takes the safety of its citizens seriously. The Illinois Domestic Violence Act allows a person who been abused or is in danger of being abused by a family member or romantic partner to request an order … Continue reading

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Approximately one in three women and one in four men have been the victims of physical, sexual, or emotional abuse at the hands of their intimate partner. If you or your child have been victims of domestic violence, you may … Continue reading

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