For the sake of the children: The law, domestic violence and child contact in England

@inproceedings{Radford1997ForTS,
  title={For the sake of the children: The law, domestic violence and child contact in England},
  author={Lorraine Radford and M. Thomas Hester and Julie Humphries and K Woodfield},
  year={1997}
}
This article draws upon findings from a qualitative research study of the arrangements made for children to have contact with the nonresident parent following separations that resulted from domestic violence to women. In the article, we review recent developments in the law's response to domestic violence in England, showing how the criminal law and the family law, particularly in relation to children, have been at odds with one another. Within the criminal law efforts have been made to tackle… CONTINUE READING

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