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October 1, 2020

25-10-5.1 Counseling required for domestic abuse defendant placed on probation

If a court places a defendant on probation upon receiving a verdict or plea of guilty for a crime involving domestic abuse, the court shall order that a condition of the defendant’s probation is that he attend family violence counseling. Failure to attend family violence counseling is a violation of the defendant’s probation.