They can both go to jail but it is not necessary. If your argument is self defense then you are probably going to have to go to trial and argue that your actions were justified. It will be for the judge or jury to determine if that was the case.
It was all a misunderstanding and neither had any injuries of any kind. We had an argument, which was pretty bad, but any physical contact was accidental. I startled her walking up behind her and when she turned around she thru her arms up in disgust(from her dog) and caught me in the eye. I... Read more »
Contact the city prosecutor and explain the situation. If this doesn't work you need to contact an attorney who should be able to work out a deal to have your case dismissed. You may have to jump through some hoops to get there but it should happen.
The reason was alcohol, he always spend money for it, even he know we should save every cent to move away from his parents house where we live 3 years , we got 2 kids already they are his from before. I save everywhere but he spend all the time, so its never ending story. I am from Europe living... Read more »
It would depend on the severity of any injuries that you sustained. You need to contact a domestic abuse shelter and move to it with your children. He will not change and eventually you aor your children will be killed.
We both are struggling with addiction, methamphetamine. It tends to make my fiance hallucinate on several different occasions the officers let me go. Due to the fact they seen what was going on. She had now since went down town and made a report. What will happen? Im scared. And ive been feeling
Less than two years ago police in Plano Texas charged my exhusband with domestic violence Class C. He threatened me and I signed that I do not wish to proceed. Now I regret that. Can I have the case reopen and testify?
You can attempt to have it reopened but quite frankly I doubt that the city will do it. Since no bodily injury occurred the police will be less than thrilled to reopen a case and then take the chance that you will change your mind again.
i served my husband with a temp protection order to stay away from all of us, we are in hiding due to the danger of him and his family, he has not only been absive but i have found child snuff films in his history along with learned he has been molesting my daugjter for the past 5 years. they have... Read more »
It would depend on how he was charged. If he received a determinate sentence then never. If he received an indeterminate sentence and didn't get into any other trouble after that at age 19 he could have his records sealed.
Actually here my answer to the same question for the 100th time charges. Since you are "dating" a person who is less than 14 years old then it is possible for you to end up in TJJD if you are having a sexual relationship.
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