Family stress leads to a spike in domestic violence around holidays

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BATON ROUGE, La– (WVLA-WGMB)It’s a crime trend every year and the holidays. Domestic violence. Many family gathering and drinking too many times leads to physical fighting. 

Louisiana has one of the highest domestic violence rates and worse it peaks during the holidays. 

But those struggling through abuse doesn’t have to do so alone. https://www.thebutterflysociety.org/ http://www.stopdv.org/index.php/24-hour-crisis-line/ http://lcadv.org/programs-resources/

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