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Bills to help domestic violence victims

Updated: Jun 9

By Kylie Khan | Posted: Wed 6:23 PM, Oct 23, 2019  | Updated: Wed 8:39 PM, Oct 23, 2019


LANSING, MI (WILX) -- Thirty-three percent of women in the U.S. experience some type of violence from their partner. In Michigan, that number is higher, coming in at 40 percent.


Now, a group of state lawmakers are trying to protect those victims.


The Progressive Women's Caucus introduced a package of bills that support domestic violence survivors. That includes allowing them to take time off work because of their situation.


To view the full story visit: https://www.wilx.com/content/news/Bills-to-help-domestic-violence-victims-563733741.html


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