physical

Signs of Domestic Abuse

Signs of Domestic Abuse Sadly, domestic violence and abuse happen a lot more often than you'd think. In the United States, over 20 people are physically abused by their intimate partner every minute. That's excluding emotional and sexual abuse. About 10 million people are victims of domestic violence, not counting the many incidents that go unreported. It is difficult to break from the oppression and see...

Is Assault Always Physical?

The first dictionary definition of assault is "a physical strike." While this definition stands true in many circumstances, does it also refer to criminal assault fees? INTERPRETATION OF CRIMINAL ASSAULT IN SOME STATES In some states, the criminal interpretation of assault stands for more than "physical assaults." Many states specify assault charges as "an act that threatens physical injury to an...

Compare listings

Compare