Assessment of State Laws to Prevent Teen Dating Violence in Secondary Schools

JAMA Pediatrics

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About The Study: This study found that most U.S. states have laws addressing teen dating violence in secondary schools, but there is significant variation in the content and comprehensiveness of the laws.

Authors: Avanti Adhia, Sc.D., of the University of Washington in Seattle, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2022.1735)

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