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Written by attorney James Stanton Abrenio | Apr 26, 2016

When is spanking your child considered criminal in Virginia?

Over the past several years, I've seen an increase in child-abuse charges filed against parents arising from punishment that, even as recent as ten years ago, would have not caught the eye of a prosecutor. For all of you new parents out there, this is something that certainly needs to be on your radar.

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