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Can Domestic Violence be Mutual?

What is “Mutual Domestic Violence?”  Many people think of domestic violence as always being one-sided but that is not always the case.  There is such a thing as “mutual domestic violence.” However, instances of mutual domestic violence can be hard to characterize. Even when domestic violence is mutual, there is still the question of whether or not it was self-defense. You do have a right to self-defense and that is when mutual domestic violence situation become difficult to characterize and later prosecute.  Self Defense or Domestic Abuse?  You have a right to self-defense, which means protecting yourself using reasonable force against someone whom you...

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