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What does ABW stand for?

ABW stands for Advocates for Battered Women (Little Rock, AR)

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The most crucial distinction between male and female aggressors, say Schaefer and other advocates for battered women, is this: Women are more likely to use force as a way to focus attention on unmet needs and frustrations, while men are more likely to use it as a fear and control tactic.
So we try to link the police and prosecutors up with advocates for battered women and often with battered women themselves, so that once they understand what's happening, they can become as supportive of these victims as they would be of any other set of victims.
The civil trial - despite a gag order and a judge's order pulling the plug on TV coverage - will be closely watched outside court by the District Attorney's Office, advocates for battered women and community leaders.