Royal Oak, MI asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Immigration Law for California

Q: My wife left to india 6 months back...We decided to seperate now..She is telling that she comes back and file dv on me.

What proofs does she need to prove it..As we just had arguments as things r not going well before..What if she come and tell she had mental and physical abuse..Do they arrest me r how it works ..And does it effect on my visa status once she puts a case regardless it's proved r not .Pls let me know tq

1 Lawyer Answer
Mark Broughton
Mark Broughton
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fresno, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Whether a case would be filed after 6 months under these circumstances is very questionable. However, any allegation of domestic violence can have immigration consequences. You should probably consult with an immigration attorney on this issue.

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