Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Do Men Prioritize Family Time More Than Women?

Posted in Fatherhood

Psmag.com 11/30/2015

"... According to new research published by the salary database PayScale, men now say they are prioritizing family over work at a higher frequency than women. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.psmag.com/health-and-behavior/do-men-prioritize-family-time-more-than-women?utm_source=Pacific%20Standard%20Newsletter&utm_campaign=d1ec5a797e-daily-rss-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_a4fd1bcb7e-d1ec5a797e-80486289 

Recent Advances In Understanding Parental Alienation

Posted in Parenting

Psychologytoday.com 11/30/2015

"... Parental alienation is a mental condition in which a child, usually one whose parents have been engaged in a high conflict separation, allies him or herself with an alienating parent and rejects a relationship with the other parent without legitimate justification. ..."

Read the entire article: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/co-parenting-after-divorce/201507/recent-advances-in-understanding-parental-alienation 

Domestic Abuse Against Men Doubles In Ten Years, New Figures Show

Posted in Domestic Violence

Eveningtimes.co.uk 11/25/2015

"... Almost one in five victims of domestic abuse last year were men, new figures have revealed. Statistics published by the Scottish Government show that the amount of violence against men in the home has doubled in ten years at a time when incidents against women have been receding. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/news/13899538.Domestic_abuse_against_men_doubles_in_ten_years__new_figures_show/ 

CNN Shows Sex Assault Film Despite Legal Threat

Posted in Sexual Abuse

Nytimes.com 11/25/2015

"... In the face of threatened legal action from the football star Jameis Winston, CNN did not back away from broadcasting “The Hunting Ground,” a documentary about sexual assault on college campuses that has stirred controversy since its January debut at the Sundance Film Festival. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/23/business/cnn-to-show-sex-assault-film-despite-legal-threat.html?emc=edit_th_20151123&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=58186502 

Man In Prison For 16 Years In 'Teardrop Rapist' Case Has Conviction Tossed

Posted in Criminal Law

Latimes.com 11/25/2015

"... On Monday, a Los Angeles County judge threw out Vargas’ conviction after DNA evidence exonerated him in at least one of the attacks and instead implicated the notorious “teardrop rapist,” an unidentified assailant linked to more than three dozen sexual assaults spanning nearly two decades. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-teardrop-rapist-man-exonerated-prison20151123-story.html