Originally Posted by Dr. Strangelove
Domestic Violence is a serious issue, and those who are truly involved in it deserve to face the full brunt of the law. I understand that the laws are written to protect those who can't protect themselves, but the laws go too far and are stacked against those who may be innocent.
...the police seem far too reluctant to pursue charges against those who make false claims...
The DA & judge are both elected.
Neither will anger women's groups for appearing to come down on a woman for filing false charges, to do so means no reelection.
Perjury is available for charges, but I challenge anyone to find an instance of a proven false accusation being prosecuted.