When most people think about domestic violence, they often think about a heterosexual couple where one spouse is physically or verbally assaulting the other. But as actress Kathy Najimy is expected to point out in a speech at an upcoming fundraiser, domestic violence can happen in any household, including in the LGBT community.
As many of our Vancouver readers already know, accusations of domestic abuse can have a significant impact on your life. And if children are part of the equation, situations can become that much more problematic and may even require legal intervention. This is true for couples who are gay or lesbian as well.