Judge slams 'woeful' sentencing powers in domestic abuse cases - VIEWdigital
VIEWdigital asked solicitor Carla Fraser about calls for longer sentences for perpetrators of domestic violence and about the Workplace Charter on Domestic Violence which helps to support Women’s Aid. Carla told us: “District Judge Barney McElholm recently criticised the restricted sentencing powers for domestic violence cases in Northern Ireland as “woefully inadequate”. “His remarks followed his sentencingRead More