Tennessee – Court attitudes shift to accept use of battered woman defense

The Tennessean – September 29, 2011 The Tennessee Board of Probation and Parole’s decision to free Gaile Owens illustrates broader understanding of domestic violence and its effects on victims than existed a quarter century ago, advocates and legal experts said Wednesday. The “battered woman defense” is…[For full story: http://defender411.us/p2HeiO ]

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Tennessee – Court attitudes shift to accept use of battered woman defense

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