Illinois Compiled Statutes 740 ILCS 82 Gender Violence Act. Section 10

    (740 ILCS 82/10)

    Sec. 10. Cause of action. Any person who has been subjected to gender-related violence as defined in Section 5 may bring a civil action for damages, injunctive relief, or other appropriate relief against a person or persons perpetrating that gender-related violence. For purposes of this Section, "perpetrating" means either personally committing the gender-related violence or personally encouraging or assisting the act or acts of gender-related violence.

(Source: P.A. 93-416, eff. 1-1-04.)

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