Family Violence

This chapter provides an overview of the ways that criminal law, tort law, and the Family Law Act can address issues of family violence, including through peace bonds and protection orders. It also takes a brief look at some child protection issues.

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John-Paul Boyd and Courthouse Libraries BC
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2013
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manuals & books
tags
tort claims, protection orders, conduct orders, reporting child abuse, removal of a child from the home, criminal charges, peace bond