Tag Archives: Domestic violence

Social media plays a role in landmark domestic violence case

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Domestic Violence on Friday, April 22, 2016. When a Pennsylvania resident has been subjected to acts of violence at the hands of a loved one, addressing the matter in court can be a challenge. Many times, victims of domestic violence are in a … Continue reading Social media plays a role in landmark domestic violence case

The often forgotten victims of domestic abuse

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Domestic Violence on Friday, July 11, 2014. Imagine this: one spouse is abusive toward the other. The first spouse is controlling, threatening and physically aggressive. Quick, if the couple is heterosexual, who is the abuser and who is the abusee? Most people in … Continue reading The often forgotten victims of domestic abuse

Trial ahead for PA man after alleged domestic violence

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Domestic Violence on Monday, December 30, 2013. A 40-year-old Pennsylvania man was ordered to stand trial after allegedly attacking his wife following a Halloween party at a neighbor’s house. Police said that the domestic violence incident occurred when the husband allegedly became angry … Continue reading Trial ahead for PA man after alleged domestic violence

The high economic toll of domestic violence

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Domestic Violence on Friday, December 13, 2013. While traditionally domestic violence has been seen as a criminal problem, the social, economic and health ramifications can’t be underestimated. Not only do victims suffer, but employers lose money when workers can’t focus on their job, … Continue reading The high economic toll of domestic violence