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The Role of Domestic Violence Victim Advocates in Our Legal System  

Author:  Michael R.  Smalz, Esq..

Source: Volume 11, Number 04, April/May 2007 , pp.51-54(4)

Domestic Violence Report

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This article discusses the role and permissible scope of conduct by non-attorney victim advocates in Ohio, and in particular the role and permissible activities of victim advocates affiliated with domestic violence shelters and other domestic violence service providers. It includes a chart: Non-Lawyer Victim Advocates’ Roles and Activities—Can Do and Cannot Do Chart.

Keywords: uncertain status of victim advocates

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