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30/05/19 08:55

New law to prevent female genital mutilation

Protection orders proposed under new Bill.

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01/04/19 00:01

Domestic Abuse Act in force

New law will help hold perpetrators to account.

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01/03/19 07:45

More support for child witnesses of domestic abuse

Amendment proposed for Vulnerable Witnesses (Scotland) Bill.

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15/02/19 09:00

Strengthening support for sexual assault victims

Consultation on improvements to forensic medical examinations.

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14/02/19 00:01

Protecting people at risk of domestic abuse

Social Security Secretary calls for views in final weeks of consultation.

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31/01/19 14:17

Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline

Scottish Women’s Aid awarded contract.

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21/12/18 09:49

Tackling domestic abuse

Psychological abuse, and coercive and controlling behaviour covered by new measures.

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25/11/18 00:00

Eradicating violence against women and girls

Strategy highlights priority areas.

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29/10/18 00:00

Extra funding to rape crisis centres

Quicker access to local support services.

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04/10/18 10:24

Ending Female Genital Mutilation

Strengthening existing protections.

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