Originally Posted by Direckshun
What happened to the overall violent crime rate during that period? Did we see a sudden surge in these domestic violence crimes after 2007?
After doing a bit of research, maybe this bill should be called the defense of battered husbands at the expense of battered wives act. Your graphic says that the murder rate of women only dropped by 35% over the specified period. The overall murder rate in the country dropped by 41% during that same period
. Like I said, this legislation is
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will