Domestic Violence - Studies and Reports

  1. Liz Elwart, et al. Increasing Access to Restraining Orders for Low-Income Victims of Domestic Violence: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Proposed Domestic Abuse Grant Program, Wisconsin Access To Justice Committee Report (Dec. 2006), available at http://www.nlada.org/DMS/Documents/1176146724.92/.

  2. Amy Farmer and Jill Tiefenthaler, Explaining the Recent Decline in Domestic Violence, 21 Contemporary Economic Policy 158 (2003), available at http://www.nasams.org/DMS/Documents/1195248210.25/Explaining%20Decline%20in%20Domestic%20Violence.pdf.

    1. Lou Marano, Access to Legal Aid Lowers Domestic Abuse, United Press International (Jan. 8, 2003), available at http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2003/01/08/Access-to-legal-aid-lowers-domestic-abuse/UPI-20631042061919/.

  3. TK Logan et al., The Kentucky Civil Protective Order Study: A Rural and Urban Multiple Perspective Study of Protective Order Violation Consequences, Responses, & Costs, University of Kentucky (September 2009), available at http://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/228350.pdf.

  4. Jane Murphy, Engaging with the State: The Growing Reliance on Lawyers and Judges to Protect Battered Women, 11 Am. U. J. Gender Soc. Pol'y & L. 499 (2003), available at http://www.wcl.american.edu/journal/genderlaw/11/murphy.pdf?rd=1.

  5. Jennifer S. Rosenberg and Denise A. Grab, Supporting Survivors: The Economic Benefits of Providing Civil Legal Assistance to Survivors of Domestic Violence, Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law (July 2015), available at http://policyintegrity.org/publications/detail/supporting-survivors.

    1. Concord Monitor, Editorial: A Campaign for Wider Civil Justice (Aug. 29, 2015), available at http://www.concordmonitor.com/home/18372974-95/editorial-a-campaign-for-wider-civil-justice.

    2. Melissa Jeltsen, One Simple Idea That Could Reduce Domestic Violence: Many Victims Can't Afford Lawyers.  What If We Gave Them One For Free?, Huffington Post (July 21, 2015), available at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/simple-idea-could-reduce-domestic-violence_55a97c5fe4b0d2ded39f1e68.

    3. National Courts Monitor, The Case for 'Gideon' for Domestic Violence Victims (July 21, 2015), available at http://nationalcourtsmonitor.com/community/the-case-for-gideon-for-domestic-violence-victims/.