The Effects Of Domestic Violence On Children

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The Effect Of Domestic Violence On Children
Everyday women are being beaten , terrorized and murdered at the hands of their husbands, boyfriends and ex-husbands. At least one woman is battered every 15 seconds. As society we tend to close our eyes to this big problem that affects everybody. we use excuses like that’s none of our business and that we don’t want to get involved, that until someone is murdered and then we are shocked and terrified. united states reports that domestic violence is the greatest single cause of injury among u.s. women. the federal bureau of justice reported that 95% of all documented domestic assaults crimes are committed by men against women. There is are many factors that 95% of domestic violence cases involve women victims of male partners. The children of these women often witness the domestic victims consider in their decision not to report it to the police because of embarrassment, shame. studies show that 3-4 million children between the ages of 3-17 are at risk of exposure to domestic violence each year. U.S. government statistics say violence.Studies show that 3-4 million children between the ages of 3-17 are at risk of exposure to domestic violence each year. U.S. government statistics say that 95% of domestic violence cases involve women victims of male partners. The children of these women often witness the domestic violence.Studies show that 3-4 million children between the ages of 3-17 are at risk of exposure to domestic violence…
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