Domestic violence is a pervasive issue that can have a profound impact on family law cases in Texas. In family law, the welfare and safety of the family members, particularly children, are paramount concerns. Understanding the ramifications of domestic violence in such cases is crucial for both attorneys and individuals involved. This week we will
According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 1 in 4 women and nearly 1 in 10 men have experienced a form of family violence by an intimate partner during their lifetime. See generally Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Preventing Intimate Partner Violence (Feb. 26, 2019), https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/intimatepartnerviolence/fastfact.html.
In Texas, victims of family violence…
Today, my blog on Recognizing LGBT domestic abuse was posted on my Gay & Lesbian Family Law in Texas blog. Domestic abuse is not a gay or straight issue. Pop on over there and check it out.