American Bar Association – www.abanet.org
Choose the “General Public Resources” tab.
American Association for Justice (AAJ), formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) https://www.justice.org/
Choose the “Advocacy” tab.
State Bar Associations – Use your preferred search engine and search using the format “South Carolina (or appropriate other state) Bar Association”
The South Carolina Bar Association – www.scbar.org
Federal agency clearinghouse website – www.firstgov.gov
This site has links to specific sites throughout United States and states’ governments.
Most state legal aid organizations also have websites.
WEBSITES TARGETING ABUSE
Resources for abuse victims – https://drirene.com/
Help for male victims of abuse – https://www.stopabuseforeveryone.org/
Articles and links on abusive relationships – www.drjoecarver.com
Black’s Law Dictionary, Bryan A. Garner (Ed.), 2001, West Information Pub. Group
Controlling People, Patricia Evans, 2002, Adams Media Corporation
Getting to Yes, Fisher, Ury, Patton, 1991, Penguin USA
The Verbally Abusive Relationship, Patricia Evans, 1996, Adams Media Corporation
How to Argue and Win Every Time: at Home, at Work, in Court, Every Where, Every Day, Gerry L. Spence, 1996, St. Martin’s Press
The Emotionally Abusive Relationship, Beverly Engel, 2002, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
The Intelligent Negotiator, Charles B. Craver, 2002, Prima Lifestyle