New definition belittles gravity of domestic violence

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Opinion

February 1, 2019 - 4:21 PM

Next Saturday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m., the Message of Hope seminar will be on healthy relationships. This seminar could not come at a better time. The administration President Donald Trump has quietly changed the definition of domestic abuse. The new definition is as follows:

“The term ‘domestic violence’ includes felony or misdemeanor crimes of violence committed by a current or former spouse or intimate partner of the victim;

“By a person with whom the victim shares a child in common;

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