“She told the police everything that had happened, including that she fought back. She liked the officer who took her statement, she said, because it felt like he believed her. The officer took photos: a bleeding ear; a swollen jaw; broken glasses. Then the officer told Dilawar she was under arrest, along with her husband.” ProPublica on dual arrests and why, in Connecticut, calling for help carries risks for victims of domestic violence.
+ WaPo: Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents detained a woman seeking domestic abuse protection at a Texas courthouse. “This is really unprecedented.”