Domestic Violence Victims

Female infanticide in India Female infanticide in India has a history spanning centuries. Poverty, the dowry system, births to unmarried women, deformed infants, famine,

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Violence against women in India Violence against women has become a prominent topic of discussion in India in recent years. Politicians and media have

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Domestic Violence Victims

Office on Violence Against Women The United States Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) was created following the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) of

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Domestic violence in the United States Domestic violence in United States is a form of violence that occurs within a domestic relationship. Although domestic

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Domestic Violence Victims

Rape in India Rape is the fourth most common crime against women in India. According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) 2013 annual

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Violence against prostitutes prostitution experience more levels of violence against them than women working in other fields. In 2004 the homicide rate for female

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Violence against Christians in India Anti-Christian violence in India refers to religiously-motivated violence against Christians in India. Violence against Christians has been seen by

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Sexual violence Sexual violence is any sexual act or attempt to obtain a sexual act by violence or coercion, acts to traffic a person

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Violence Against Women Act The Violence Against Women Act of 1994 (VAWA) is a United States federal law (Title IV, sec. 40001-40703 of the

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Islam and domestic violence The relationship between Islam and domestic violence is disputed. Even among Muslims, the uses and interpretations of sharia, the moral

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