Legislation on domestic abuse (criminal justice)
The Final Exam Essays consists of material contained in Units 6 through 9.
In a 3–5 page paper, identify both a federal and state (any state) legislative action that was created in response to the problems of domestic abuse. Explain the legislative action in detail and its overall effects on the issues of domestic violence. Provide four examples of supporting documentation of federal and state legislative actions in response to the problems of domestic abuse.
(PLEASE NOTE: This project will require outside research. Use at least two credible sources beyond the text material.) You may consult the Online Library, the internet, the textbook, other course material, and any other outside resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style. Discuss how you evaluated the credibility of the resources used.
There are several federal and state legislative actions developed to respond to the issues related to domestic violence. The actions intend to reduce the consequences of domestic violence together with giving a process and procedure by which the state and federal law enforcers should deal with selected issues. In essence, the use of the action helps solve the issues in an amicable way that will reduce the re-occurrence and repetition of such problems by the offenders. Some of the laws relates to a state or even to the whole nation under…