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She had been kicked and punched by a man with whom she shares her home from before, and the violence escalated and continued for longer after he started working from home. As the woman spends almost all of her day indoors, she is virtually placed under constant surveillance, making it difficult to run away from her predicament.


A spokesperson for the Bond Project, an organization supporting females in their teens and 20s. Workplace and school closures related to the COVID-19 pandemic have led to an increase in domestic violence and child abuse consultations in Japan, support groups say.

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The solution is called "leaving him".

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No, the solution is to get the police in, as he is violent towards her and has been assaulting her.

The next part of the solution is that he move out of the house, whether he wants to or not. Why should she move out? Get the aggressor the hell out and make sure he keeps away because he is in prison ad with a restraining order that the police actually pay attention to.

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