updates and News

December 20, 2018

Thank You for Making DV LEAP's 15th Anniversary Celebration a Success!

Thanks to all who joined us to honor survivors, the pro bono lawyers who represent them, and our supporters. Together we raised over $160,000!
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August 6, 2018

Paid Leave From Work Can Help Domestic-Violence Victims Leave Abusers

Sixty percent of victims lost their jobs as a direct result of their abuse. Read this new article from The Atlantic...
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January 24, 2018

DC Bar Foundation Awards 2018 Grant to DV LEAP

Thanks to DC Bar Foundation for 2018 Grant!
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March 8, 2018

From the Executive Director's Desk

In Her Own Words: 17-year-old Addyson Bender Speaks Truth to Power on Family Court Failures
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October 25, 2017

Word of the Week: Amicus Brief

What is an amicus brief?
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October 29, 2018

Bill Passes to Ensure Children Are Protected in Custody Disputes!

Congress Works to Ensure Children Are Protected in Custody Disputes
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