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Sexual Assault Accusations and the Judge Kavanaugh Hearing

Posted by Steve Karimi | Sep 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

American citizens were presented with the unique opportunity to watch a Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, be questioned in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's accusations that he sexually assaulted her in the 1980s while both of them were in high ...

64-Year Old Man on the Run After Trying to Kill His Father

Posted by Steve Karimi | Sep 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Sheriff's office in Logan County, Colorado is looking for a 64-year-old man who “has felony warrants for attempted second-degree murder, vehicular assault, felony menacing, and first-degree assault on an at-risk adult.” Sheriff's deputies in Logan County say that the man attacked his father a...

Trey Songz Being Sued for Domestic Violence

Posted by Steve Karimi | Aug 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

In May, the singer Trey Songz turned himself in to the Los Angeles Police Department to deny allegations of domestic violence assault. A woman named Andrea Buera alleged that the singer had “called her names, choked her, and repeatedly punched her in the face.” She stated that the attack took pla...

Mayor Dismissed for Crimes of Moral Turpitude

Posted by Steve Karimi | Aug 07, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Governor of South Carolina signed an Executive Order last week that resulted in the removal of the Mayor of a small South Carolina town. John Kay Hansen was dismissed from his position as Mayor of Ware Shoals, South Carolina by Executive Order after pleading guilty to third-degree domestic vi...

Malicious Mischief: An Example

Posted by Steve Karimi | Jul 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

When law enforcement officers respond to the scene of a domestic disturbance, they are trained to look for more than just signs of physical abuse. In Washington, the knowing, malicious destruction of another person's property is against the law. Known as the crime of malicious mischief, it is not...

Washington Expands Domestic Violence Leave Law

Posted by Steve Karimi | May 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Washington state was one of the early adopters of a so-called “domestic violence leave law.” Effective June 7, 2018, the scope of that law will expand greatly. The law currently applies to all Washington employers and guarantees the victims of domestic violence access to unpaid leave from their j...

Three Tips to Prevent Burglary in Your Washington Home

Posted by Steve Karimi | May 02, 2018 | 0 Comments

There is no other feeling like arriving home to a burglarized house. Its frightening and leaves a lingering feeling of vulnerability. You can take a few simple steps to assure you have prepared your home to be as burglar-proof as possible. Here are three tips to help improve security at home. C...

Interference in Reporting Domestic Violence Charges

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

A family-based battle of words can rise to the point of physical conflict quickly. The emotionally-charged chaos can become physical, and the energy and concerns swiftly get out of hand. Washington lawmakers established a Revised Code of laws that are meant to assure anyone in a domestic violence...

Cyberstalking: Bullying on the Internet

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Social media has become a way of life for many Americans. As people share online where they are, what they are doing, and who they are with, emotions can run high when a former partner posts new adventures with a new partner. When these emotions get the better of someone who is struggling to move...

Parenting Plans: How Important Are They?

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Couples who are planning to separate and divorce can often come together, peacefully and without court involvement, to develop a parenting plan for their children. This plan can help both parents negotiate what is important to them and then ultimately serve as a living document. When both spouses...

Social Media: No Place for Jokes About Domestic Violence

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 03, 2018 | 0 Comments

In March 2018, the smartphone game app Would You Rather ran a Snapchat ad that has outraged users. The ad featured images of Rihanna and Chris Brown questioning the would-be app user “Would You Rather Slap Rihanna or Punch Chris Brown?” Rihanna personally called out the app saying, “Shame on YOU!...

How to Hire a Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

Posted by Steve Karimi | Mar 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you have been charged with domestic violence charges, you already know that life changes fast. Relief seems a long way off. The first step away from any jail time or heavy fines is your first step toward finding a domestic violence defense attorney. The right attorney will improve your chances...

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