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Avoiding Being Complacent Is Just As Important As Reporting Domestic Violence

| May 1, 2014

A recent review of domestic violence homicides showed 21 reported cases in Maine between 2009 and 2013. That report was released by the Domestic Abuse Homicide Review Panel last week. The Hope and Justice project says although that’s a small number of cases compared to other states in the nation, it’s important to avoid being […]

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October 1st marks the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 1, 2013

Purple ribbons represent domestic violence across the United States. ┬áHere at the Houlton Barracks there are 11 purple ribbons on the front lawn, representing the 11 lives lost due to domestic violence in Maine, this year. The Hope and Justice project place these ribbons here each October for Domestic Violence awareness month.. along with placing […]

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