Domestic Violence

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice pauses during a news conference with his wife Janay on May 23, 2014. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since a domestic violence incident in February at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Union: Ray Rice Wins Appeal Against NFL, Ruled Immediately Eligible

Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been “vacated immediately,” the players’ union said Friday.

11/28/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images), Roger Goodell (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images), Ray Rice (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Union Says Personal Conduct Policy Needs To Be Collectively Bargained

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith were to meet Tuesday to discuss the league’s personal conduct policy.

11/25/2014

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NFL Sends Domestic Violence Video To Schools Nationwide

Entitled “NFL Call To Coaches — Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness,” the video includes strong messages from Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin.

11/19/2014

Ray Rice, right, and his wife Janay arrive for a hearing on Nov. 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ray Rice Appeal Hearing Ends, Attorney Says He Believes Process Was Fair

A hearing for Ray Rice appealing his NFL suspension concluded Thursday after two days and testimony from the former running back and the head of the league.

11/06/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice pauses during a news conference with his wife Janay on May 23, 2014. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since a domestic violence incident in February at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Union: Little Cooperation From NFL, Ravens On Rice Investigation

Attorney Richard Craig Smith is now questioning the league’s sincerity in calling for transparency, saying all parties should cooperate in both investigations.

10/25/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

WATCH: Eli Among NFL Players In ‘No More’ To Domestic Violence Ad

Giants QB Eli Manning is among nearly two dozen current and former NFL players appearing in a new series of PSAs denouncing domestic violence and sexual assault.

10/22/2014

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Silverman: Voynov Suspension May Be PC, But NHL Did The Right Thing

Ray Rice is having an impact on the NHL. A big impact.

10/22/2014

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

NHL Not Immune: Kings’ Voynov Suspended After Domestic Violence Arrest

Voynov is the second prominent Russian NHL player to be accused of domestic violence in a year. Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov was arrested last October after allegations were brought against him by his girlfriend.

10/20/2014

Judge Judy Kluger from Sanctuary for Families and Sen. Charles Schumer appear at a news conference on Oct. 19, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sen. Charles Schumer Seeks To Make Covert GPS Tracking Illegal

Schumer’s proposed legislation would offer limited exceptions, including ones for law enforcement investigations and parents who want to monitor their child’s whereabouts.

10/19/2014

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Rockland County-Based Domestic Violence Center Marking Milestone With Fundraiser

A group dedicated to assisting victims of domestic violence in New York and New Jersey is celebrating a milestone.

10/17/2014

Jets wide receiver Quincy Enunwa (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

No Trial Date For Jets WR Quincy Enunwa, Who Is Accused Of Assault

A New York Jets practice-squad player is due in court in two weeks on domestic-violence charges, possibly to have a trial date set.

10/01/2014

Some New Jersey lawmakers said they want NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to resign over his handling of domestic violence cases in the league. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NJ Lawmakers Call For End To NFL Tax-Exempt Status

The bipartisan group of politicians, all women, threw their support behind a bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., that would also pull tax exemptions from other professional sports leagues.

09/30/2014

Women gathered at the 14th Annual Gladys Ricart and Victims of Domestic Violence Memorial Walk/Brides’ March. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Parade Of Brides, Grooms March In Washington Heights To Raise Awareness For Domestic Violence

A parade of brides and a few grooms marched in Washington Heights to raise awareness to end domestic violence.

09/26/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

AP Source: Ray Rice Video Was Addressed To NFL Head Of Security

New information has been revealed on who at the NFL allegedly received the infamous video of Ray Rice punching his fiancée.

09/25/2014

Hope Solo (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

US Soccer Standing By Decision To Allow Hope Solo To Play While Facing Charges

U.S. Soccer is standing by its decision to allow goalkeeper Hope Solo to continue to play while she faces domestic-violence charges.

09/23/2014

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