Non-Fatal Strangulation Seminar
July 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A new stand-alone criminal offence of non-fatal strangulation is coming into force. This seminar looks at non-fatal strangulation as part of patterns of abuse, the medical and psychological impacts it has, and issues around how it can be prosecuted.
Nogah Ofer is a solicitor with The Centre for Women’s Justice which is a legal charity working on accountability of state bodies in relation to violence against women and girls.
Please be aware that this session will contain some reference to types of domestic abuse. It is recommended that the session is attended in a quiet and confidential space. If you are impacted by the content of the session, you will be provided with points of contact as part of your follow on resources, and reference will be made to support options in the session.
Information on support is also available on Equation’s Website: Get Help | Equation