By Charlotte Kinstlinger-Bruhn
Discusses household abuse, its symptoms, and fit methods of facing it.
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If you receive medical help, ask the doctor or nurse to take pictures of your injuries. These photographs can be used later as evidence if you decide you want court protection. Save torn clothing, and broken or damaged objectsanything that can be used to show evidence of abuse. Domestic violence does not go away on its own. You will have to take action if you want the abuse to stop. Remember, domestic violence is a crime, and you do not have to tolerate it. You have the right to live a healthy, successful life.
Other things I can do to increase my independence include:___________________. E. The domestic violence program hotline number is _____________________. I can seek shelter by calling this hotline. F. I can keep change for phone calls on me at all times. To keep my telephone communications confidential, I must either use coins or get a friend to permit me to use his or her telephone credit card for a limited time when I first leave. G. I will check with _______________ and ________________ to see who would be able to let me stay with them or lend me some money.
Previous page page_34 next page > < previous page page_35 next page > Page 35 Chapter 4 Know Your Rights and Recourse Domestic abuse is against the law in most states when it causes or threatens physical or sexual violence. But the lawand how it will apply to you as the victim of domestic violencediffers from state to state. Even the definition of a domestic relationship varies from state to state. Many advocate groups are trying to establish laws that would recognize emotional abuse as a crime punishable by law.