Perpetrators of domestic violence should have to leave their homes, minister says

28/06/2022 23:30:00

Helen McEntee says she wants to find ways of getting around the current ‘legal barriers’ that protect those who commit domestic violence

The perpetrators of domestic violence should be the people who have to leave their homes instead of women and children, under the state’s new domestic violence plan, HMcEntee told the Business Post.

Helen McEntee says she wants to find ways of getting around the current ‘legal barriers’ that protect those who commit domestic violence

The perpetrators of domestic violence should be the people who have to leave their homes instead of women and children, under the state’s new domestic violence strategy.Under the current system, women who suffer domestic violence can apply for a barring order to get their partner out of the house. But this process can take time, meaning they may have to flee with their children to a refuge in the meantime.

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Legal The perpetrators of domestic violence should be the people who have to leave their homes instead of women and children, under the state’s new domestic violence strategy.Advertisement Domestic Violence She said the man told Jennifer he had just come back from Spain when he first met her – when in fact, he had just been released from prison after a knife attack on his previous partner and her mother.Image: Alamy Stock Photo Image: Alamy Stock Photo THE MAXIMUM SENTENCE for assault causing harm will double will from five years to ten years under a new Government initiative dubbed its “zero tolerance” plan to tackle domestic, sexual and gender based violence.Justice Minister Helen McEntee speaking at the launch of the domestic, sexual and gender-based violence strategy today.

Under the current system, women who suffer domestic violence can apply for a barring order to get their partner out of the house. But this process can take time, meaning they may have to flee with their children to a refuge in the meantime. Protection She said the system would mean people could go the Gardai and ask whether their new partner has a history of domestic violence. Helen McEntee, the Minister for Justice, told the Business Post that she wanted to find ways of getting around the current “legal barriers” that protected perpetrators, as part of the state’s new “zero tolerance” strategy on domestic, sexual and gender based violence. Advertisement There has been much criticism of Government over the number of women’s refuges, with some counties not having any. . The information would be available to family members and others with a direct interest in someone’s life.