Is the creation of a discrete offence of coercive control necessary to combat domestic violence?

Date

2015

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Publisher

Queens University Belfast, School of Law

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Article

Peer reviewed

Yes

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Keywords

Controlling or coercive behaviour, domestic violence, abuse, crime

Citation

Bettinson, V. and Bishop, C. (2015) Is the creation of a discrete offence of coercive control necessary to combat domestic violence? Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, 66 (2), pp. 179-197

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Research Institute

Centre for Law, Justice and Society