The Florida Department of Education partnered with FCADV to develop resource curricula, including supplementary materials and teacher training, addressing teen dating violence for grades 7 through 12 to satisfy the requirements of Florida Statutes 1006.1.42.
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It is important to note that this curriculum was created to address fundamental concepts related to dating violence prevention with the understanding that the facilitator may not have an in-depth knowledge of IPV prevention.
With a domestic battery charge the victim does not have to suffer physical injury, only that any “willful and unlawful” touching involve force or violence.
Domestic battery is most likely charged as a misdemeanor.
The victim of the alleged violence does not have to formally press charges for you to be arrested and charged.