This is not the stuff of a viable civil lawsuit. Get family counseling, or change your circumstances.
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I agree with Ms. McCall. There is no civil violations of any kind. In other words, there is no legal injury for which any party can claim legal damages. This is just everyday stuff. The wife may have legal claims against an abusive husband but if she chose to ignore it, nothing else can be done.
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