Domestic Violence

Abuse Is Not Okay

What kind of behavior is defined as domestic violence?

Domestic violence is a crime in all states, though each state’s laws are a little different.

Abuse can include:

  • physical attacks, including forced sexual relations
  • verbal abuse or harassment, including disrespectful or demeaning comments
  • threats against you or another family member
  • creating disturbances at your place of work
  • harassing telephone calls
  • spying on you
  • child abuse

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