This bill was created in memory of Jennifer Ann Crecente Jennifer Ann's Group provided testimony on February 8, 2007 to the legislature in support of this bill.
Among her classmates at Bowie High School in Austin was Justin Crabbe, until he dropped out of school in the tenth grade.
Her grandmother was a psychologist and it was a field Jennifer was considering for study.
The NFL has been called into question for their seeming lack of awareness and punishment for these crimes committed.
We see documentaries such as HBO’s ‘Private Violence‘ and read accounts of women who have been through horrific situations which prove domestic violence is a very complex matter.
Prevalence and correlates of dating violence in a national sample of adolescents.
The rate of cyber dating abuse among teens and how it relates to other forms of teen dating violence.
J., Saint-Pierre, M., & The Dating Violence Research Team (2006).
Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 21, 53-64.
Prevalence, incidence, and predictors of dating violence: A longitudinal study of African American female adolescents.
"If it hurts you, then it is not a joke:" Adolescents’ ideas about girls’ and boys’ use and experience of abusive behavior in dating relationships.
American Journal of Public Health, 91(10), 1679-1685.