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Men who murder v men who abuse: Queensland research aims to find the difference

Researchers will interview Queensland prisoners in the hopes of discovering the difference between men who abuse their intimate female partners versus men who murder them.

  • Lucy Stone
  • Brisbane Times

Griffith University professor Paul Mazerolle hopes the project could provide much-needed practical information on the reasons behind the escalation from violence to murder.

Deap 1a“A number of years ago we undertook the Australian Homicide Study, so we have an existing data set of 302 people who have murdered somebody, and a subset of that are intimate partner…

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