Clay plans domestic violence court -- Would be second of its kind in Minnesota
As the one crime where victims always know their attackers and often share lives, domestic violence can pose unique issues.
"It isn't so simple as you have an offense, you have a conviction and then treatment starts," Clay County Attorney Brian Melton said.
Victims can be financially or emotionally linked to the assailant and may have children together, among other entanglements.
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