Women commit murder far less than men. Women convicted of murdering their partners serve more time than if the genders were reversed. 90% of the women in prison for killing men were abused by the victim.
There is no excuse for taking another humans life except self-defense to protect your own life . . . not just because someone is tired of being abused. There are other options available in that case . . .
people like to point out what COLOR the men are that commit crimes. I like to point out how many crimes MEN commit.
Because of intent
Women are also denied gender-responsive RNR assessments which often place them into higher security prisons than they deserve. www.bop.gov/resources/research_projects/published_reports/classification/oreprharer.pdf