In Colorado, arrests are mandatory for those who violate restraining orders, and jail time is required for subsequent violations. Victims' advocates contend that, without such teeth, restraining orders too often do not deter violent offenders. The state also now mandates treatment for abusive family members.
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Child Abuse includes violence against children who are not the subject of the custody action. A parent who committed child abuse cannot share decision-making over the objection of the other parent, but, curiously, may have sole decision-making.