>> Thursday, March 14, 2013
The whole Vicky Price and Chris Huhne affair has left me thinking a lot about marital coercion. I don't think it has a place as it currently stands as a defence in court. It being sexist and totally out of date. But that doesn't mean that marital coercion of some form doesn't exist in most partnerships.
the act of compelling by force of authority
ok, maybe that is the wrong word then.
A coalition or cooperative arrangement between political parties to promote a mutual interest
Assembled into or viewed as a whole.
Of, relating to, characteristic of, or made by a number of people acting as a group: a collective decision.