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Norristown Pennsylvania

Shut Up or Get Out: PA City Punishes Domestic Violence Victims Who Call the Police

Sandra Park | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics
Sandra Park

Last year in Norristown, Pa., Lakisha Briggs' boyfriend physically assaulted her, and the police arrested him. But in a cruel turn of events, a police officer then told Ms. Briggs, "You are on three strikes. We're gonna have your landlord evict you."

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