Wednesday, July 20, 2011
New law "clare's law" police may warn women of there new partners' violent pasts
In the UK Plans are aimed at reducing the number of deaths from domestic violence and currently being considered by the home secretary
women often are unaware of their partner's previous relationships and this can mean they start a relationship with someone with no idea if they have a violent past.
"By changing the law we can empower women so that they can take informed action about their relationship and give them the chance to protect themselves and prevent domestic abuse from happening before it begins."