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NCJ Number: 228034 Find in a Library
Title: Protection of the Gender Victim Woman in Galicia
Journal: Estudios Penales Y Criminologicos  Volume:28  Dated:2008  Pages:205-248
Author(s): Lourdes Noya Ferreiro
Date Published: 2008
Page Count: 44
Type: Legislation/Policy Analysis
Format: Article
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain
Annotation: This study analyzed the features of Galician law (Spain) 11/2007 enacted July 27, 2007, entitled, the Prevention and Integral Treatment of Gender Violence.
Abstract: This law reflects the efforts of Spain’s Independent communities to address gender violence. In many respects, Galician law intended to counter violence against women provides protections for women greater than those encompassed by state law. 58 notes
Main Term(s): Female victims
Index Term(s): Foreign laws; Victims in foreign countries; Victims of violent crime
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