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Purple for Peace Gala and Silent Auction
Start Date/Time: Thursday, September 26, 2013 6:00 PM
End Date/Time: Thursday, September 26, 2013 9:00 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Importance: High Priority High Priority

Purple for Peace Gala & Silent Auction

  • Thursday, September 26, 2013
  • Hosted by MS Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • Jackson, MS

6 - 9 pm

$30 per person

Call 601-981-9196 to attend


Created by Arian Thigpen On 9/9/2013

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Table Of Statutes

Please be advised that our Legal Help is currently under review and subject to change.

How the Laws can Protect You:

Miss. Code Ann. 93-21-3 Definition of domestic violence
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-7 Simple and aggravated assault, domestic assault

Cases mentioned in Section One involving aggravated assault:
Bridges v. State, 790 So.2d 230
Owens v. State, 763 So.2d 917
Miss. Code Ann. 97-35-9 thru 97-35-15 Disturbing the peace
Miss. Code Ann. 97-5-39 Physical abuse of children
Miss. Code Ann. 43-47-19 Abuse of a vulnerable adult
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-65 Rape, statutory rape
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-95 Sexual Battery of adult or child
Miss. Code Ann. 97-5-23 Fondling a child
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-107 Stalking
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-85 Harassment
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-53 Kidnapping
Miss. Code Ann. 97-3-51 Interstate removal of a child
18 U.S.C. 2261 Interstate Domestic Violence and Interstate Stalking
18 U.S.C. 2262 Interstate Violation of a Protective Order
18 U.S.C. 922 Possession of firearms

Protective Order and Other Civil Laws for Your Protection

Miss. Code Ann. 93-21-1 thru 23 Protective Orders
Miss. Code Ann. 93-31-28 Emergency Response by Law Enforcement Officers

Police Response:

Miss. Constitution, Sec. 26 A Constitutional Rights of Victims of Crime
Miss. Code Ann. 99-43-1 thru 49 Crime Victims Bill of Rights

Legal Notice

This website is intended to provide general information only and is not to be considered legal advice in any manner. If you, a friend, or a family member are experiencing a crime of domestic violence, it is imperative that you contact the authorities and also seek legal advice through an attorney who will be able to represent your interests regarding the legal issues contained herein.

Domestic violence is a crime that not only impacts women. Men can be victims of violence at the hands of women. Violence also occurs between individuals of the same gender. However, for ease of written conversation on this website, the batterer will be referred to as “he” and the victim as “she.”

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