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damaged by blows or hard usage

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damaged especially by hard usage

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exhibiting symptoms resulting from repeated physical and emotional injury

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We were featured on TV around 11 years ago after we started serving battered Christmas puddings," said Lee, who used to work at the Michelinstarred The Walnut Tree Inn in Abergavenny.
Battered spouse syndrome, also referred to as battered wife syndrome or battered woman's syndrome, is the physical and psychological condition of a person subject to repeated forceful, physical, or psychological abusive behavior by an intimate partner.
served Corona Battered Fish 'n Chips with Spicy Jalapeno Tartar Sauce and Lime Wedges as a dinner entree and in a smaller portion for lunch.
Research exploring myths held about battered women has provided substantial evidence to discredit many untruths (Pagelow, 1997).
14) The difficulties a battered woman confronts when attempting to advance this defense have been well articulated in the legal literature and stem largely from two sources: (1) the male-gendered norms of "reasonableness" inherent in the laws of self-defense; (15) and (2) the misconceptions the public (hence jurors) holds regarding battered women and the battering context.
The Justice Department's study also brings to light another aspect of domestic violence: The poorer a woman is, the more likely she is to get battered.
In 1994, to further assist victims of domestic violence, Sweden founded the National Centre for Battered and Raped Women at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Uppsala University Hospital.
This is a study of how the courts are responding to battered women seeking legal protection.
This book provides the blueprint on the current state-of-the-art methods for helping battered women better prepares helping professionals swiftly and compassionately meet the multiple needs of domestic violence clients.
Prior to this development, if a battered woman killed her abuser, she had, in most cases, two possible defenses: self-defense, which required that the harm be imminent, or insanity, which required that she claim (and prove) that she could not understand the nature of her act.
As new welfare and immigration laws make work authorization harder to obtain, advocates fear that battered immigrant women may end up prisoners in their violent homes.
Instead of predicting what the chances are that a battered wife will be slain, we have two pieces of evidence and ponder a third: Given that Nicole was battered and that she was murdered, what are the chances the crime was committed by the ex- who battered her?
Editors' Note: Michael Dowd is director of the Battered Women's Justice Center at Pace University School of Law in White Plains, New york.
In recent years the market for battered and breaded products has risen rapidly as the ability to coat various food products has become more understood.
HOUSTON -- Fred's For Starters[R], the frozen breaded and battered appetizers division of Windsor Foods, announced the addition of Breaded Green Chile Fries to its successful Fancy Fries[TM] product line.