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only West-Coast based organization that addresses abuse in the Jewish divorce process through education, advocacy, and individual counseling.
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The threat of a criminal coercive control action against a get abuser has served to free an agunah for the second time in the UK.
If you are a New Yorker get on board the campaign to criminalize coercive control.
CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE IN THE JC!
The California Assembly will be hearing Bill #SB 1141 to include ‘Coercive Control’ as a form of ‘Domestic Violence’ in the Family Code. The hearing will take place August 12th.
It may help deter ‘get’ abuse.
Find out why this bill is so important. See the Jewish Journal here.
Your action counts, and below are 2 simple steps to make a difference:
1) Find your assembly and senate representatives here.
2) Call or email saying:
My name is (YOUR NAME) and I live in your district. I am calling/writing to ask that (YOUR REPRESENTATIVE) vote in SUPPORT of SB-1141 to protect victims of domestic violence. [If you wish, elaborate on why it is important to you].
The phone numbers are on their websites or at:
Find the California bill SB 1141 and analysis here