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Patricia feels the 'heavy hand' of the law

In re­cent years, law­mak­ers in T&T have tak­en steps to pro­tect vic­tims of abuse, in­clud­ing the lat­est amend­ment to the Do­mes­tic Vi­o­lence Act which al­lows for emer­gency pro­tec­tion or­ders to be grant­ed and broad­ens the scope of who can ap­ply for pro­tec­tion or­ders, among oth­er changes.