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Battered Mothers Speak Out About Court Injustices  

Author:  Joan  Zorza, Esq..

Source: Volume 08, Number 03, February/March 2003 , pp.33-37(5)

Domestic Violence Report

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This first part of this two-part article examines an innovative study of the Massachusetts family courts, which shows how they are treating battered women and their children in custody disputes with the women’s abusers.

Keywords: Battered Mothers’ Testimony Project at the Wellesley Centers for Women; Battered Mothers Speak Out: A Human Rights Report on Domestic Violence and Child Custody in the Massachusetts Family Courts; Jay Silverman

Affiliations:  1: Editor, Domestic Violence Report.

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