via.wnep.com
‘Tierne’s Law’ Increases Protection for Domestic Violence Victims
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Pennsylvania lawmakers have taken a step in increasing protections for victims of domestic violence. Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill into law which aims to strengthen bail requirements in domestic violence cases. The bill is called Tierne's Law after a woman from the Pittsburgh area who was killed by her estranged husband after he was released on bail.