Domestic Violence http://wfae.org en Panthers’ Hardy Guilty Of Assault http://wfae.org/post/panthers-hardy-guilty-assault <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tuesday night, Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy was found guilty of misdemeanor assault and communicating threats to an ex-girlfriend in May.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hardy was sentenced to 18 months of supervised probation and 60 days of jail time if he violated probation. But a district judge stayed his sentence while Hardy appeals his conviction.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Twelve witnesses took the stand during a trial that lasted ten hours and wrapped up around 9 o'clock.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:28:24 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 55001 at http://wfae.org Panthers’ Hardy Guilty Of Assault 911 Recordings Give Different Accounts In Hardy Domestic Violence Case http://wfae.org/post/911-recordings-give-different-accounts-hardy-domestic-violence-case <p>A domestic violence complaint against Carolina Panthers star defensive end Greg Hardy characterizes him as a man in rage in an incident that led to him being arrested on misdemeanor charges of assault and communicating threats. But 911 tapes released by CMPD give conflicting accounts.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Thu, 15 May 2014 06:59:12 +0000 Greg Collard 50956 at http://wfae.org 911 Recordings Give Different Accounts In Hardy Domestic Violence Case Domestic Violence Murders Jump In 2012 http://wfae.org/post/domestic-violence-murders-jump-2012 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murders from domestic violence jumped by 15 percent last year in North Carolina, according to an annual report from the state’s Department of Justice.</span></p><p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 22:10:25 +0000 Ben Bradford 24951 at http://wfae.org Domestic Violence Murders Jump In 2012 Enlisting Coaches In The Effort To Prevent Domestic Violence http://wfae.org/post/enlisting-coaches-effort-prevent-domestic-violence <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coaches can have a big impact on kids on and off the field.&nbsp; With that in mind, a group working to prevent domestic violence gathered together a couple hundred coaches in Charlotte Thursday. They discussed how to grow players into respectful, young men. &nbsp;</span></p><p>The group A Call To Men knows how to get coaches to listen up.&nbsp; Call in Carolina Panthers Coach Ron Rivera.</p><p>“When I started here, the very first thing I put up on my first PowerPoint: be a man,” Rivera told the coaches.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 21:20:32 +0000 Lisa Miller 23268 at http://wfae.org Enlisting Coaches In The Effort To Prevent Domestic Violence