What type of relationship is required for the “domestic” element of battery?
Nevada law defines “domestic violence” very broadly. This is listed in NRS 33.018 as a spouse, former spouse, any other person to whom he is related by blood or marriage, a person with whom he is actually residing, a person with he has had or is having a dating relationship, a person with whom he has a child in common, the minor child of any of those person, his minor child or any person who has been appointed the custodian or legal guardian of the minor child.
Dating relationship means frequent, intimate associations primarily characterized by the expectation of affection or sexual involvement. It does not include a casual relationship or business relationship.