Q: Bf was arrested on DV class 6 felony
Bf was arrested on DV class 6 felony charges however i (the victim) does not want to proceed with the court process. I will not recant any prior statements made to police because they were true, however may have been exaggerated in the heat of the moment. I want to know how possible it is to either get his felony reduced to a lesser charge or to get the whole case dismissed all together. They are charging him with strangulation, however i had no lasting injuries in results to. And in results to the simple assult, received only minor bumps and bruises.
A: DV cases are tough. Stay safe. As for what you can do, it's out of your hands and it is up to the prosecutor/judge. You can retain some lawyers to discuss theoretical scenarios of what a person in that situation might do. You don't want to be prosecuted yourself. Stay safe and good luck.
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