Salt Lake City, UT asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Idaho

Q: Can I press charges for my ex choking me if I don’t have any pictures but do have his confession on text?

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Kevin M Rogers
Kevin M Rogers
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Boise, ID
  • Licensed in Idaho

A: Of course you can. That is, if the officer you reported this to takes your report and immediately forwards this to the Asst. DA. Photos are only one part of a criminal prosecution. But without photos it will be much more difficult to obtain a conviction. Why didn’t you get any photographs?

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