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  pdf Domestic Violence - Long (1.62 MB)

General legal information about domestic violence laws and resources in Nova Scotia

 

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Healthy Family Relationships and the law: What newcomers need to know

This is a shorter more plain language version of "Abuse is wrong in any family"