Politics & Government

October 12, 2011 7:13 AM

Domestic violence law repealed in Topeka, Ks., to save money

The Topeka City Council on Tuesday voted to repeal the city’s law against misdemeanor domestic battery, the latest in a budget battle that has freed about 30 abuse suspects from charges. One of the offenders was even arrested and released twice since the brouhaha broke out Sept. 8.

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