Coercive control to be criminalised in NSW – Lawyers Weekly

An inquiry committee has unanimously agreed to criminalise coercive control in NSW, in a massive step for victims of domestic violence.

The Domestic Violence Death Review Team found that 99 per cent – 111 out of 112 – of intimate partner homicides between 2008 and 2016 in NSW was preceded by coercive control.

Source: Coercive control to be criminalised in NSW – Lawyers Weekly

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