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Grand Forks Domestic Violence Court Program Orders Male Offenders to Pay for Treatment but Not Women

Grand Forks Domestic Violence Court Program Orders Male Offenders to Pay for Treatment but Not Women

During the last legislative session North Dakota lawmakers unanimously passed a law requiring that “offenders who commit domestic violence crimes…participate in post-conviction hearings that will assess sentencing compliance,” as my colleague April Baumgarten reported earlier this month. The legislation in the 2017 session was SB2309. Here’s the relevant excerpt from the bill: Baumgarten’s article was

Heidi Heitkamp Manages To Avoid Sexism While Explaining Importance Of Electing Women

Heidi Heitkamp: Why Electing Women Matters by tvnportal Last year I was critical of Senator Heidi Heitkamp for comments she made during a USA Today interview in which she claimed that electing women was important because women are just, you know, better than men and stuff. “You and Debbie Stabenow are two of the record

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