UF law school offers clinic to help domestic abuse victims with legal matters

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According to recent surveys, one-in-three women in the U.S. has experienced a relationship where their partner tried to control them.  As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy Mclarty reports, one local program is working to lower these domestic violence numbers.

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News Sources: The University of Florida’s Levin College of Law’s “The Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic, Program Assistant Suzal Genary, legal intern Geneve Turner,

About Chrissy McLarty

Chrissy is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

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