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Partner Abuse – 2003

Category:LEGISLATION
Sub-Category:SOCIAL - ABUSED WOMEN & CHILDREN/PORNOGRAPHY
Resolution Number:100.41.33
Club:Toronto
Year:2003
Status:Open
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that BPW Ontario urge the Government of Ontario to implement Recommendation #12 of the report from the jury at the inquest into the deaths of Gillian Hadley and Ralph Hadley (Hadley Report, 2002) that “the Ministry of the Attorney General work with the Ministry of the Solicitor General to develop a specialized domestic violence program. Components of the program would include a designated specially trained Crown Attorney and police officer in each court jurisdiction to:
Be contact for other Crown Attorneys and police officers,
Provide guidance, and
Provide other strategic advice on bail hearings.”

 

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