Denounced the violence, here is the fear

by Maria Luisa La Marca - 2012.10.26

In Spain increased complaints of domestic violence and, unfortunately, also women who give up to move forward with the trial. Due to the lack of support the family, the fear of reprisals from the aggressor and the lack of economic resources. There were 32,704 complaints of violence against women received from the Spanish authorities during the second quarter of 2012, 5% more than in the first half, of which 64% by Spanish women and 36% from abroad. The HRW report against gender violence of the General Council noted that 4,288 women, about 13.11%, have decided to abandon the process.

Published in Domestic violence.
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