No Right to Choose: Mandated Participation in Domestic Violence Prosecutions

@inproceedings{Hanna1996NoRT,
  title={No Right to Choose: Mandated Participation in Domestic Violence Prosecutions},
  author={Cheryl Hanna},
  year={1996}
}
Throughout the country, prosecutors have begun to mandate victim participation in domestic violence cases. In this Article, Professor Hanna examines the tensions that arise when the state uses its powers to compel women to assist in the prosecution of their batterers. Although feminist theory has been responsible for increased attention to domestic violence, it does not adequately address the tensions between state accountability and victim autonomy. Professor Hanna illustrates these tensions… Expand
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