Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Domestic Violence in 2002

General Material
Published Date

The report has the following sections:

  • Executive Summary introduces the scope of the report and highlights findings from 2002.
  • About NCAVP includes the organizations' mission statement and member list.
  • Domestic Violence & LGBT Individuals begins with an inclusive definition, discusses the prevalence of LGBT domestic violence, introduces special issues including HIV/AIDS, and describes several barriers to addressing LGBT domestic violence.
  • Legal Protecctions for LGBT Survivors details implications of the Lawrence v. Texas Supreme Court ruling.
  • 2002 Statistics covers rates of murder including analysis of gender, sexual orientation, age, and race/ethnicity of victims.
  • Local Summaries includes community-specific data from contributing programs.
  • Recommendations for Change outlines six recommendations to federal, state, and local governments, government agencies, funders of domestic violence services and service providers.
  • Appendix A: 2002 Data Chart
  • Appendix B: Power and Control Wheel