Opinion: Governor Should Lead War on Domestic Violence

Date: 
September 15, 2014

Penny M. Venetis, a Rutgers University law professor, and Carol Robles Román, Legal Momentum's president and CEO, authored an op-ed in The Record calling on Governor Christie to take strong action to combat domestic violence in the state and suggesting the steps he should take.

Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...
Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...
Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...
Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...
Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...
Christie should use this tragedy as an opportunity to turn New Jersey into a leader in the fight against gender-based violence. This includes working with other branches of government to implement training programs on domestic violence, for all judges and prosecutors, including all elected DAs. - See more at: http://www.northjersey.com/opinion/opinion-governor-should-lead-war-on-d...