Justice Department Announces Three Tribes to Implement Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction under VAWA 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2014 WWW.JUSTICE.GOV AG (202) 514-2007 TTY (866) 544-5309 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES THREE TRIBES TO IMPLEMENT SPECIAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIMINAL JURISDICTION UNDER VAWA 2013 Pilot Projects Allow Tribal Prosecution of Non-Indian Abusers For the First Time in More Than Three Decades WASHINGTON – Three American Indian tribes – the Pascua … Read more