PATHS and our partners recently conducted research with Newcomer women and service providers in three prairie provinces (Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Alberta) to consider the impact of and unique circumstances surrounding intimate partner violence on the lives of Newcomer women and their children. This project was funded by the Prairieaction Foundation. Read the research report here.
This article provides more background on the refusal of Michael Jackson to return his 7-year-old daughter, including the documented history of domestic violence. https://leaderpost.com/news/local-news/allegations-of-abuse-custody-battles-led-up-to-man-fleeing-with-daughter