Expert: Pregnant Women Often Are Vulnerable to Abuse - NBC4 Washington

    Expert: Pregnant Women Often Are Vulnerable to Abuse

    In the wake of the murder of pregnant teacher Laura Wallen, one expert says pregnant women are often vulnerable to abuse by their partners. "It's about power and control -- one person wanting to have power over another person," said Dawn Dalton on the D.C. Coalition Against Domestic Violence. News4's Kristin Wright reports. (Published Friday, Sep 15, 2017) In the wake of the murder of pregnant teacher Laura Wallen, one expert says pregnant women are often vulnerable to abuse by their partners. See More