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Stalking and the Law - The National Center for Victims of Crime ...
2011 Responding to Crime Victims with Disabilities National Training Conference . The first anti-stalking law was passed in California in 1990. . Victims of stalking include those currently at risk of physical and/or emotional . National Center for Victims of Crime (1995) "Stalking: Questions and Answers," FYI, Arlington, VA.
http://www.ncvc.org/ncvc/main.aspx?dbName=DocumentViewer&DocumentID=32514


Stalking Resource Center -- National Center for Victims of Crime ...
Pending and recently enacted stalking-relate legislation across the United States * . causing material harm to the mental or emotional health of the other person; . injury or disability; obtain services from a victims’ services organization; obtain . Virginia HB 2063 renames "protective orders for stalking" as "protective .
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Stalker laws - cyberstalking and stalking laws and information on how to put these bad . Disabled Travel · Government · Medications · Special Education . NM. NY. NC. ND. OH. OK. OR. PA. RI. SC. SD. TN. TX. UT. VT. VA. WA. WV. WI . substantial emotional distress, and must actually cause substantial emotional distress.
http://www.baddteddy.com/stalkers/stalker_laws.htm


Screening and Evaluation for Serious Emotional Disability
SCREENING FOR SERIOUS EMOTIONAL DISABILITIES . With the passage of Public Law 94-142 in 1975, serious emotional disturbance was established as .
http://www.ncpublicschools.org/ec/supportprograms/resources/screening/


Harassment & Stalking Laws in Florida | eHow.com
Florida has created a law that covers stalking, harassment and cyberstalking. The ... . in a "course of conduct" that causes "substantial emotional stress" to another individual for no reasonable purpose. . Virginia State Laws About Stalking.
http://www.ehow.com/list_6369919_harassment-stalking-laws-florida.html



Emotional Abuse Laws in Virginia | eHow.com
Knowing Virginia laws connected with emotional abuse will help you protect yourself, . such as an elderly person or someone with a mental disability, a caretaker . note that some acts of emotional abuse are explicitly illegal, such as stalking, .
http://www.ehow.com/info_12126223_emotional-abuse-laws-virginia.html



Code of Virginia Selected Family Violence and Stalking Related ...
4. § 9.1-116.1. Virginia Domestic Violence Victim Fund; purpose; guidelines. . law to the contrary, in any suit wherein a person under a disability is a party and . incidents of physical, emotional or sexual abuse in the home be considered a .
http://www.dcjs.virginia.gov/victims/documents/legislation/familyViolenceAndStalking.pdf



IS PENNSYLVANIA'S STALKING LAW CONSTITUTIONAL?
Is Pennsylvania's stalking law, in toto, a narrowly drawn means of . of a stalking statute, argued in Virginia appellate court that the term "emotional distress" is . of causing a victim's peace of mind and sense of well-being to be disturbed.
https://litigation-essentials.lexisnexis.com/webcd/app?action=DocumentDisplay&crawlid=1&doctype=cite&docid=56+U.+Pitt.+L.+Rev.+205&srctype=smi&srcid=3B15&key=d04ccc6baf53bef0887d9857fca92f26


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"STALK TALK": A FIRST LOOK AT ANTI-STALKING LEGISLATION
first 'stalking' law in 1990.1 Section 646.9 of the California Penal Code, . gan, Ohio, Virginia, and Washington.7 In mid-1993, similar legislation was . new laws will be any more effective in deterring mentally disturbed stalkers. . be one that would cause a reasonable person to suffer substantial emotional distress and has .
http://scholarlycommons.law.wlu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1775&context=wlulr


Romantic and Electronic Stalking in a College Context
physically and emotionally. . Yet West Virginia's anti-stalking law states that a woman . mentally or emotionally disturbed; many share a family history of .
http://scholarship.law.wm.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1263&context=wmjowl



CHAPTER 940
940.291 Law enforcement officer; failure to render aid. . Stalking. 940.34. Duty to aid victim or report crime. 940.41. Definitions. . Act 399 included changes in homicide and lesser included . of emotional distress. . Virginia, 462 U.S. 506 ( 1983). . ible by an ordinary person viewing the physically disabled person, or that .
http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/document/statutes/940.pdf


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From Imprudence to Crime: Anti-Stalking Laws
A. Laws Used Before 1990 to Prevent Stalking Behaviors . . 882 . MENTALLY DISTURBED MAN WHO HAD SEEN KIMBERLYS PICTURE IN THE . Stalking Legislation, NAT'L VICTIM CT1L (Nat'l Victim Center, Arlington,. Va.) . PERSON TO SUFFER SUBSTANTIAL EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND DOES IN FACT CAUSE .
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Cyberstalking Laws - Washington, DC
Aug 24, 2010 . Cyberstalking Laws - DC. . or the safety of another person;; Feel seriously alarmed, disturbed, or frightened; or; Suffer emotional distress; .
http://www.haltabuse.org/resources/laws/dc.shtml


Domestic Violence - Overview - Virginia Attorney General
Some acts of emotional abuse are explicitly illegal, such as stalking, torturing pets or making threats. . In recent years, Virginia has modified its rape laws. . their care or between adults responsible for the care of older or disabled individuals.
http://www.oag.state.va.us/Programs%20and%20Resources/Domestic%20Violence/DV_Overview.html


Oregon: Restraining Orders for the Elderly and Disabled
Apr 1, 2012 . Know the Laws: Oregon . If you are an elderly or disabled person who is being abused, you may be able to apply for a restraining order by .
http://www.womenslaw.org/laws_state_type.php?id=13025&state_code=OR



American President: James Abram Garfield: Death of the President
In-depth essays created by the University of Virginia on James Abram . Guiteau, age thirty-nine at the time, was known around Washington as an emotionally disturbed man. . In planning this violent act, Guiteau stalked Garfield for weeks.
http://millercenter.org/president/garfield/essays/biography/6


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State of Sexual Violence Services in Virginia
1974—1st Sexual Assault Crisis Centers opens in Norfolk, VA; 1975—Citizen Committee . 1994—Virginia's stalking statute is enacted . Reducing the physical and emotional trauma; Facilitating healing . Insufficient understanding of the links surrounding sexual violence, mental health, substance abuse, and disabilities .
http://www.vsdvalliance.org/secProjects/State%20of%20Sexual%20Violence%20Services%20in%20Virginia.ppt

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violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking victims in their communities . This plan . Introduction: West Virginia's three-year STOP Violence Against Women (VAWA) Act . Of the total non-institutionalized population of West Virginia, 18.8% have a disability and of this . signi?cant emotional distress'. ˘ Places an .
http://www.djcs.wv.gov/grant-programs/STOP%20VAWA/Documents/Implmentation%20Plan.pdf

Cyberbullying and the States
Jul 9, 2010 . A complete summary of the all state and territory statutes on cyberbullying. . K.S.A. §21-3438- Stalking law that can be used to prosecute instances of . race, color, sex, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability, age or sexual orientation.” . West Virginia's bullying statute does not include cyberbullying.
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Training and Collaboration Toolkit - Serving Sexual Violence Victims with Disabilities. A project of the West Virginia Sexual Assault Free Environment (WV .
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