Chapter 6 — Domestic Violence And The Law

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Other Chapters

| 1 — Charged with Domestic Violence? | 2 — Protection Orders | 3 — Domestic Violence | 4 — Domestic Violence Statistics |

| 5 — Stalking | 7 — Colorado Judges—Citizen's Review | 8 — Demographics Of Domestic Violence In Colorado |

| 9 — Male Perspective | 10 — Female of the Species | 11 — Violent Women | 12 — Stories Of Violent Women And Abused Men In Colorado |

| 13 — Women Who Killed Their Partners In Colorado | 14 — Applicable Colorado Laws | 15 — Social Goals | 16 — Other Sources For Help |


 
The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren't enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible to live without breaking laws.

Ayn Rand

Sections

The Rule Of Law by Charles E. Corry, Ph.D.

Domestic Violence Versus Civil Rights by Charles E. Corry, Ph.D.

Due Process by Charles E. Corry, Ph.D. and Richard L. Davis, A.L.M.

What Do The Police And Courts Think Of The Domestic Violence Laws? by Charles E. Corry, Ph.D.

Mandatory Arrest And Restraining Orders by Richard L. Davis, A.L.M.

Supreme Court Ruling May Impact Domestic Violence Cases by Wendy McElroy

Domestic Silence: The Supreme Court Kills Evidence-Based Prosecution by David Feige

Innocence Is No Excuse In Domestic Violence

Feminist Fallacies Hurt Police Training by Ilana Mercer

Railroaded For Domestic-Violence Defendants, El Paso County's "Fast Track" May Not Always Lead To Justice by Terje Langeland

Males Get Longer Sentences Than Females For Same Crime by Marc Angelucci, Esq.

License To Kill: Men And Women, Crime And Punishment by Cathy Young

Reducing the Impact of Perjury In Domestic Violence Cases by Jonathan Marin

The Right to Self-Defense — Castle Rock v. Gonzales by Wendy McElroy

Legal Services Corporation Turns Its Back On Men by Carey Roberts

Legal Services Corporation Abuses by Terri Lynn Tersak and Charles E. Corry, Ph.D.

Ontario's Notorious Bill 117 Comes To Colorado by Charles E. Corry, Ph.D.