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BreakingSilence
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I thank you for the discussion yesterday. I will be making an appointment asap with that clinic. I am just wondering ways I can prove my abuse if I had to? I know witnesses, anything else?

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Robin Lee
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Could you explain a little more what you mean? Who are you thinking you'd be proving your abuse to?

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BreakingSilence
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The courts if I chose to press charges against someone for physical, mental, and sexual abuse.

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Robin Lee
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Nodding.

That would involve filing charges with the police. They would interview you extensively and conduct an investigation including interviewing witnesses.

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BreakingSilence
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Ok, thank you

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