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The Resource Domestic violence, Kelly Barth, book editor

Domestic violence, Kelly Barth, book editor

Label
Domestic violence
Title
Domestic violence
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Barth, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compilation of opposing viewpoints on the issue of domestic violence
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
292881
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.82/920973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.2
LC item number
.D652 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barth, Kelly
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Issues on trial
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Family violence
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Domestic violence, Kelly Barth, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0823/2008031447.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder as self-defense? Case overview : The People v. Francine Hughes (1977) ; Physical and mental abuse leads a victim to murder / Faith McNulty ; Wife abuse does not justify homicide / Marilyn Mitchell ; Insanity plea of an abused wife cannot withstand scrutiny / Richard Cohen ; Sane woman protects herself / Sarah Geraghty ; Abused women who kill are not weak / Evan Stark -- Police are not obligated to enforce protection orders. Case overview : Town of Castle Rock, Colorado v. Gonzales (2005) ; Court's decision : enforcement of a protection order is not a right / Antonin Scalia ; Dissenting opinion : enforcement of a protection order is a right / John Paul Stevens ; Castle Rock v. Gonzales ruling reveals the need for gun ownership / Wendy McElroy ; Protection orders save lives / Randy Saucedo ; U.S. Supreme Court stripped domestic abuse victims of protection / Tritia L. Yuen -- Using out-of-court statements as testimony. Case overview : Adrian Martell Davis v. Washington and Hershel Hammon v. Indiana (2006) ; Court's decision : distinctions must be made between types of out-of-court statements / Antonin Scalia ; Dissenting opinion : out-of-court statements can be used as evidence / Clarence Thomas ; Supreme Court has confused the testimony issue in cases of abuse / Craig M. Bradley ; Out-of-court accusations are testimony / Josephine Ross ; Courts must protect victims and not victimizers / Sarah M. Buel -- Prosecuting domestic abuse cases where no marriage exists. Case overviews: The State of Ohio v. Michael Carswell (2007) ; State court's decision : unmarried partners are still responsible for their actions / C.J. Moyer ; Dissenting opinion : the domestic violence statute does grant special rights / J. Lanziger ; Ohio Supreme Court nullified the state Marriage Amendment / Marc Spindelman ; Only married people can be convicted of domestic violence / David Langdon ; Many domestic violence laws conflict with state Marriage Amendments / Joanna Grossman
Control code
783361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780737741766
Lccn
2008031447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780737741766
Label
Domestic violence, Kelly Barth, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0823/2008031447.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder as self-defense? Case overview : The People v. Francine Hughes (1977) ; Physical and mental abuse leads a victim to murder / Faith McNulty ; Wife abuse does not justify homicide / Marilyn Mitchell ; Insanity plea of an abused wife cannot withstand scrutiny / Richard Cohen ; Sane woman protects herself / Sarah Geraghty ; Abused women who kill are not weak / Evan Stark -- Police are not obligated to enforce protection orders. Case overview : Town of Castle Rock, Colorado v. Gonzales (2005) ; Court's decision : enforcement of a protection order is not a right / Antonin Scalia ; Dissenting opinion : enforcement of a protection order is a right / John Paul Stevens ; Castle Rock v. Gonzales ruling reveals the need for gun ownership / Wendy McElroy ; Protection orders save lives / Randy Saucedo ; U.S. Supreme Court stripped domestic abuse victims of protection / Tritia L. Yuen -- Using out-of-court statements as testimony. Case overview : Adrian Martell Davis v. Washington and Hershel Hammon v. Indiana (2006) ; Court's decision : distinctions must be made between types of out-of-court statements / Antonin Scalia ; Dissenting opinion : out-of-court statements can be used as evidence / Clarence Thomas ; Supreme Court has confused the testimony issue in cases of abuse / Craig M. Bradley ; Out-of-court accusations are testimony / Josephine Ross ; Courts must protect victims and not victimizers / Sarah M. Buel -- Prosecuting domestic abuse cases where no marriage exists. Case overviews: The State of Ohio v. Michael Carswell (2007) ; State court's decision : unmarried partners are still responsible for their actions / C.J. Moyer ; Dissenting opinion : the domestic violence statute does grant special rights / J. Lanziger ; Ohio Supreme Court nullified the state Marriage Amendment / Marc Spindelman ; Only married people can be convicted of domestic violence / David Langdon ; Many domestic violence laws conflict with state Marriage Amendments / Joanna Grossman
Control code
783361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780737741766
Lccn
2008031447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780737741766

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