The 2012 October Domestic Violence Awareness Calendar contains events held throughout Utah to help bring awareness about domestic violence. Please join together and support your local event and help the Utah Domestic Violence Council create a state where domestic violence is intolerable.
Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff on VAWA:
"I moved back to Utah in 1994 to work as an Assistant Utah Attorney General. That same year, Congress passed the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”). One of my jobs was to represent the Utah Crime Victims Reparations Board, where VAWA resources were emphasized.