Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women

Trainings 

    May 3, 2018
    3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EST
    Basic Webinar

    Should I Stay or Should I Go? Helping Domestic Violence Survivors with Interstate Cases

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    The LRC, in partnership with the Battered Women’s Justice Project, will be offering a webinar on basic interstate custody issues which will provide participants with an overview of the various federal and state laws that govern interstate custody cases. It is designed for attorneys, victim advocates, and other community partners who wish to understand the basic framework of how these laws fit together. Case scenarios will be used to demonstrate how practitioners can help survivors address the economic, safety and legal issues involved when they cross state or tribal lines to flee abuse. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions during the presentation.

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    May 24, 2018
    11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. EST
    Basic Webinar

    Should I Stay or Should I Go? Helping Survivors with Interstate Custody and Relocation Cases

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    Have domestic violence survivors ever asked you about leaving the state with their children to flee from abuse?

    The LRC, in partnership with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, will be offering a webinar which will focus on basic interstate custody and relocation issues for advocates. The webinar will provide participants with an overview of the various federal and state laws that govern interstate custody cases and is designed for advocates who wish to understand how these laws fit together. Case scenarios will be used to demonstrate how advocates can help survivors address the economic, safety, and legal issues involved when they cross state lines for safety. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions during the presentation.

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