Our Metropolis (June 20, 2017): Improving Support for Domestic Violence Survivors

This week host Gary Larson sits with regular panelists David Damore and Elizabeth Thompson to discuss the sudden resignation of Clark County Commissioner Mary Beth Scow and recent rumors regarding Congresswoman Jacky Rosen possibly challenging Dean Heller for his senate seat. They also discuss the latest news on recreational marijuana sales in Nevada.

Segment 1

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A study shows that domestic violence survivors can struggle with communication barriers between shelter staff. In this segment, host Gary Larson sits down with UNLV professor Jennifer Guthrie to discuss her research on improving support for domestic violence victims.
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UNLV News Center: Improving Support for Survivors of Domestic Violence
Survivor: Women’s Stories of Navigation and Tensions in a Domestic Violence Shelter