Q: What is the punishment for battery 784.03 first degree s 775.082 or 775.083?
784.03 includes misdemeanor Battery which is punishable by up to 1 year in jail, But if the person has a prior battery, agg. battery or felony battery conviction and they commit a subsequent battery, then it could be charged as Felony Battery and thus punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
Daniel M. Berman
Berman & Tsombanakis LLC
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