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Clare's Law introduced for domestic abuse victims

The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme, commonly known as Clare's Law, is being launched nationally today. Clare Wood was murdered in 2009 by an ex-boyfriend with a secret violent past.

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Charity has 'grave concerns' over Clare's Law

Refuge's Isobel Shirlaw has told ITV news that the domestic violence charity has "grave concerns" over Clare's Law.

Shirlaw said that, while some people may "possibly" be saved from abuse by the law, "it doesn't really do anything to address the huge problem of domestic violence in this country".

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