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Death Does Not Become Her: The Third Night

Thursday night, the Urban Women’s Anti-Violence Strategy hosted the third night in a week-long series of events during Prevention of Violence Against Women Week. This is a new coalition comprised of independent women’s groups from the lower mainland who have joined together to criticize the Solicitor General’s Domestic Violence Action Plan for focusing the province’s resources on risk assessment and a death review panel, both of which take place after violence has already occurred. ...

35 Years of Working to Improve the Police Response for Women Escaping Male Violence: A Report Back on our Review of Collective Efforts so Far

Over the last 35 years, the Collective of Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter has put significant efforts toward improving the police response to women escaping male violence. ...

Lest We Forget Sherry Heron and Anna Adams By Suzanne Jay (2005)

  Lest We Forget Sherry Heron and Anna Adams Their murders by a stalker husband were preventable. Officials continue to bury the lessons. ...