Death of woman highlights frustrations of DV cases



Monique Weston’s death happened despite years of effort by police and prosecutors to prevent it. That made Friday a day for bitter questions by people who work to help victims of domestic violence.

The first is why her estranged husband, who now is charged with murder in her death, wasn’t in jail — why he was out on bond from the most recent in a string of criminal charges from alleged attacks on his wife.

Lenzell Weston, 36,was charged in January with assaulting Monique Weston. He was convicted and sentenced to…

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