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Threat of kidnapping, extortion, force or violence to be performed immediately or in the future, or the use of parental, custodial, or official authority over a child < age 15; the use of some form of force to compel a person into therapy, most commonly psychiatric—e.g., child psychiatry—or treatment of substance abuse

coercion

Public safety Threat of kidnapping, extortion, force or violence to be performed immediately or in the future or use of parental, custodial, or official authority over a child < age 15; the use of some form of force to compel a person into therapy, most commonly psychiatric–eg, child psychiatry, or treatment of substance abuse
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There have been 565 alleged incidents of coercive or controlling behaviour since the law came into force in December 2015, with the vast majority being reported by women in relationships.
While their quantitative analysis shows that nuclear states do not have a better success rate than nonnuclear states in coercive diplomacy, their first set of analyses does not directly measure the success rate of nuclear threats.
It noted that those efforts culminated in the Special Rapporteur's most recent and detailed report containing proposals for the establishment of mechanisms for effective remedies for victims of unilateral coercive measures, as well as his proposals for the establishment of a United Nations Register of unilateral action and a declaration on unilateral coercive measures.
Nevertheless, the law has been renewed each year by Congress, and it flatly prohibits funding of any organization that either (1) "supports" or (2) "participates in the management of" a program of coercive abortion or involuntary sterilization.
The movement threw its weight behind the Iranian government and nation in rejection of these measures and urged the US government to "desist from and repeal such coercive measures" which are contrary to international law, the UN Charter and the norms and principles governing peaceful relations among states, while affecting the spirit of dialogue and political understanding among nations.
Det Chf Insp Ian Green said: "The priority for us whenever anyone alleges coercive control or other form of domestic abuse is to safeguard them.
The minister has also stated that the efforts exerted for full implementation of human rights in Sudan were'' inadequate and weak , due to the coercive measures taken against Sudan for more than two decades.
Every officer in Northumbria Police has been trained in the new law and how to deal with coercive and controlling behaviour.
Director of Public Prosecutions Alison Saunders said: "Controlling or coercive behaviour can limit victims' basic human rights, such as their freedom of movement and their independence.
ABSTRACT: Over the past few years, Russia and China have expanded their influence using a step-by-step strategy of coercive gradualism.
He goes on to examine coercive attempts during three American political administrations: Bush the elder, Clinton, and Bush the junior--outlining their successes and failures.
Under existing laws, non-violent coercive and controlling behaviour comes under legislation that covers stalking and harassment.