Domestic Abuse

Judge Dismisses Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray RiceA judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.
Ray Rice Wins Appeal, 'Suspension Vacated'Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday.
Prosecutor Injured In Alleged Domestic Abuse IncidentA man has been arrested in connection with the alleged domestic abuse of an Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office prosecutor Friday night.
AP Source: Rice Video Was Addressed To NFL Security ChiefThe video of Ray Rice punching his fiancée inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says.
Local Football Fans Reacting To Goodell News ConferenceFor the first time in more than a week, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is publicly addressing his handling of the player domestic abuse scandal.
NFL Commissioner Goodell Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse ScandalCommissioner Roger Goodell says that "over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me."
NBC NFL Sideline Report Michele Tafoya Weighs In On Ugly Week For NFLWith the NFL dealing with one arrest after another right now, NBC's Sunday Night Football Sideline Reporter Michele Tafoya joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the recent absence of Commissioner Roger Goodell from the spotlight and what he should be doing right now.
Hines Ward Weighs In On Rice Probe, Says Goodell Should Be Held ResponsibleFormer Steeler Hines Ward is weighing in on the Ray Rice situation, in an interview with TMZ.
NFL: Former FBI Director To Probe Rice Case, Rooney & Mara To Oversee InvestigationThe NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it investigated domestic violence claims against former Ravens running back Ray Rice.
Source Says Ray Rice Video Sent To NFL Three Months AgoA law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week.
Women's Shelter Director Discusses Domestic AbuseWhy is domestic abuse so prevalent among athletes? The Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh Associate Director Janet Scott-Mace joined Mike Pintek to talk about domestic abuse across the country.
Steelers CB William Gay On Rice: Someone Could Have Died, We Need To HelpSteelers Cornerback William Gay is all too familiar with domestic violence as he lost his own mother due to domestic violence when he was just 7-years-old. Today, Gay spoke out in the Steelers lockeroom about the latest Ray Rice video that has surfaced and his thoughts on the situation.