Professor Wendy Vaughn Provides Order of Protection Advocacy Training

On October 14, 2013, Clinical Assistant Professor Wendy Vaughn trained legal advocates and staff at Remedies, Inc., a domestic violence shelter and social services provider in Rockford, IL. Professor Vaughn’s presentation focused on order of protection advocacy to protect the safety of domestic violence survivors and their children pursuant to the Illinois Domestic Violence Act. Advocates learned legal strategies to help survivors navigate Winnebago County's new Domestic Violence Coordinated Court Division and to enforce their orders of protection.