When a domestic violence victim is ready to leave an abusive situation, their next hurdle might be navigating the legal and judicial systems.
News Story (Nevada)
Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 27, 2016
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Tags: Domestic Violence
Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
Working alongside survivors and advocates can be a variety of pro bono attorneys, or even nonprofits such as the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.
“There are a constant stream of cases,” said Athar Haseebullah, a staff attorney with the nonprofit Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada. “When a victim is fleeing, they might be facing more than one legal issue.”