Examination of wife abuse, spousal abuse, causes and effects, abuse and the judicial system, domestic violence against the elderly, and where to seek government help.battering and abuse among adults Beverly Ford ... This is especially important for women who killed during a lull in the violence because, for them, aquot;imminent dangeraquot; is impossible to justify. ... Equal Force Self-defense permits the use of equal force, which is the least amount of force necessary to prevent imminent bodily harm or death. ... Yvonne Wanrow was sitting up at night fearful that a male neighbor, who she thought had molested the child in her care, was going to make good onanbsp;...
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