Last night, I was walking home from a friend's house and my spouse pulled up in his car and grabbed me by the arm and forced me into his car. I have bruising. I was then detained in our garage for 1 1/2 hours.
Go report this to the police. This is a serious crime. Also seek counsel for legal advice concerning divorce or protective orders
In no way am I offering you legal advice, and in no way has my comment created an attorney-client relationship. You are not to rely upon my note above in any way, but instead need to sit down with counsel and share all relevant facts before receiving fully-informed legal advice.
To answer your question: yes, that would be illegal. You can (and should) file a police report. If you ever want to use this incident as proof of why you should be entitled to a divorce, it is important to have documentation of the event (either a police report and/or a doctor's visit for the injuries). If you would like to file for divorce or discuss what other options you might have, you should definitely consult an attorney immediately. Most lawyers, myself included, offer free consultations either in-person or over the phone.
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