(B) Battered Latina Women and the Court-The Case of Carmen
This presentation will explore the challenges Latina battered U.S. born, immigrant and refugee women may face at the hands of their husband. This presentation will feature a skit that comes from the lived experience of such victims of abuse. Issues of culture, context, country and fear may play in domestic violence. Contributors include key informants, DV advocates, Judges, and Scholars when it comes to violence in the African Community.
SEEKING TO REDUCE INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY