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How do you think the National Football League should react to domestic abuse by its players?

  • Pick choice 1 The NFL should suspend any player who is arrested and terminate the player if he is convicted.
  • Pick choice 2 The league should not interfere and instead let the judicial system handle each case.
  • Pick choice 3 The league is doing the best it can and should not change its policy.
  • Pick choice 4 The league needs to implement a new, stricter domestic abuse policy with the input of female advisers.

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