New legislation in Manitoba allowing victims of domestic violence paid and unpaid leave from work while guaranteeing job security is a “significant step forward,” said one Western researcher. FEBRUARY 16, 2017 BY PAUL MAYNE
As Jane’s story shows, spousal abuse is a stubborn fact of life for many country women By Lisa Guenther  FOLLOW  Published: February 10, 2017  Guide Life  
The territory’s chief coroner has issued a number of recommendations following an apparent murder-suicide in Lutselk’e two years ago. MIKE GIBBINS, STAFF FRIDAY, FEB. 3RD, 2017  
Death sparked launch of Barb’s Bench program Denenia Baillie Dobbin sits on Barb’s Bench at the Long Lake Dam Park. It honours her mother, a victim of domestic abuse who inspired others to speak out.
13-question list will help track the effectiveness of domestic intervention programs By Roberta Bell, CBC News Posted: Jan 19, 2017 10:42 PM MT Last Updated: Jan 20, 2017 7:03 AM MT  
Slaying of 24-year-old Lanaudière woman puts spotlight on conjugal abuse in Quebec By Benjamin Shingler, CBC News Posted: Jan 17, 2017 3:00 PM ET Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017 3:18 PM ET  
Jury duty is a civic duty. But some jurors say they've been traumatized by disturbing evidence, and their condition is largely ignored by the courts
In the majority of domestic violence cases in Ontario, there are telltale signs that a life is in danger. So why are women still dying?