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Old 01-25-2018, 02:36 PM
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I often see posts mentioning being strangled or choked by an abuser. I saw this article and thought to share it since it makes such a strong point.

http://m.wbtv.com/story/37298199/cmp...-our-community

"They say there's a correlation between men who strangle women and men who commit "other horrifically violent acts.""This is not a domestic violence problem. This is not an intimate partner behind closed doors problem," said Sgt Craig Varnum. "This is a public health crisis. These folks are ticking time bombs in our community.""

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Yeah, the judicial system is starting to catch on to that, too. Strangling is one of those indicators that murder might well follow. People who don't worry about it are missing a survival clue - if someone does that to you, you are highly likely to be dead some time later....and so may other people.
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