The Creation of A Specific Offence of Domestic Abuse – Proposed Associated Reforms to Criminal Procedure -comments welcomed -consultation

In developing a specific offence of domestic abuse, the Scottish Government are considering whether some associated changes to criminal procedure and the law of evidence are merited to accompany the creation of the offence.  They welcome comments on these proposed reforms.

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