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IT’S DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH IN ILLINOIS AND GOVERNOR PAT QUINN SAYS WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT THE PROBLEM AND THE RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO HELP VICTIMS.

THERE ARE 115 TO 125 THOUSAND DOMESTIC CRIMES IN ILLINOIS EACH YEAR…AND THAT’S WHY IT’S SO IMPORTANT SAYS GOVERNOR QUINN, THAT WE FOCUS ON HOW TO STOP THIS VIOLENCE.

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THE STATE SUPPORTS MORE THAN 70 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS AROUND THE STATE THAT CAN HELP WITH LEGAL PROBLEMS…SHELTER AND OTHER ASSISTANCE AT NO COST. FOR MORE INFORMATION…CALL THE STATEWIDE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HELPLINE AT 1-877-TO-END-DV.

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