Reports / Studies

  1. Liz Elwart, et al. Increasing Access to Restraining Orders for Low-Income Victims of Domestic Violence: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Proposed Domestic Abuse Grant Program, Wisconsin Access To Justice Committee Report (Dec. 2006), available at

  2. Dr. Bryan Engelhardt and Dr. David L. Fuller, The Economic Impact of the Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services Domestic Violence Legal Assistance Project (Mar. 2018).

  3. Amy Farmer and Jill Tiefenthaler, Explaining the Recent Decline in Domestic Violence, 21 Contemporary Economic Policy 158 (2003).

  4. Mary A. Kernic, Impact of Legal Representation on Child Custody Decisions among Families with a History of Intimate Partner Violence Study (May 2015), available at

  5. TK Logan et al., The Kentucky Civil Protective Order Study: A Rural and Urban Multiple Perspective Study of Protective Order Violation Consequences, Responses, & Costs, University of Kentucky (September 2009), available at

  6. Jane Murphy, Engaging with the State: The Growing Reliance on Lawyers and Judges to Protect Battered Women, 11 Am. U. J. Gender Soc. Pol'y & L. 499 (2003), available at

  7. Jennifer S. Rosenberg and Denise A. Grab, Supporting Survivors: The Economic Benefits of Providing Civil Legal Assistance to Survivors of Domestic Violence, Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law (July 2015), available at