Denounced the violence, here is the fearby Maria Luisa La Marca - 2012.10.26
- Observatorio contra la violencia domestica y de genero Consejo General del Poder Judicial - Datos de denuncias, procedimientos penales y civiles registrados, órdenes de protección solicitadas en los juzgados de violencia sobre la mujer (jvm) y sentencias dictadas por los órganos jurisdiccionales en esta materia en el segundo trimestre del año 2012
In Spain increased complaints of domestic violence and, unfortunately, also women who give up to move forward with the trial. Due to the lack of support the family, the fear of reprisals from the aggressor and the lack of economic resources. There were 32,704 complaints of violence against women received from the Spanish authorities during the second quarter of 2012, 5% more than in the first half, of which 64% by Spanish women and 36% from abroad. The HRW report against gender violence of the General Council noted that 4,288 women, about 13.11%, have decided to abandon the process.
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Identikit of women murdered in the United States
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In Italy Public defenders supplied for all victims of stalking
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Sentence against Italy for not having avoided another act of domestic violence
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