Arlington, TX asked in Criminal Law and Libel & Slander for Texas

Q: What do I do about some one filing false charges of assault against me in the state of Texas

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Jodi Soyars
Jodi Soyars
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Retain an experienced criminal law attorney and have them defend you. Even false allegations should be taken seriously because if you are convicted it can have a devastating affect on your career and possibly even your freedom.

Paul Stanko agrees with this answer

Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko
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  • South Bend, IN

A: As my colleague said, get a criminal defense lawyer to represent you. If you wonder what you can do against this person, civil remedies for defamation or infliction of emotional distress may be available.

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