FORMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
3. Economic abuse: lack or absence of financial support, leaving debts for the
jobless woman to pay, compelling her to surrender her entire salary to him,
making her quit work, depriving her of inheritance, etc.
Because domestic violence is often a hidden problem, was only recently that is it was given pubic attention. Battered women are not likely to report it out of shame and a displaced sense of loyalty to their partner.
The right of privacy gives no one the right to hurt anybody, least of all members of his her family.