Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse
Adjudicating This Hidden Dimension of Domestic Violence Cases
National Judicial Education Program
Welcome, Guest
Log in Log out Register Background Resources Course Information Help Contact Us    
‹‹ Return Proceed ››

Module IV: Statutory Constraints

Table of Contents and Learning Objectives
(13 Pages)

Learning Objectives:

This module will enable a judge to:

  • Identify the historical legal theories that informed early U.S. law respecting marital rape.
  • Identify the continuing impact of these theories on the evolution of U.S. law.
  • Determine how the judge's particular state statutes fit within national trends.
Table of Contents

Module IV → Table of Contents and Learning Objectives
‹‹ Return Proceed ››
Logo: State Justice Institute