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theguardian - 2 month ago

Campaigners welcome extra protections in domestic abuse bill

Measures in England and Wales include making non-fatal strangulation a specific offenceCampaigners have welcomed news that ministers will make non-fatal strangulation a specific criminal offence punishable by five years’ imprisonment.The government confirmed on Monday that it would introduce the legislation as an amendment to the domestic abuse bill being debated in parliament. Continue reading...


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