Detroit, MI asked in Criminal Law for Ohio

Q: I have one prior of DVm1 and now facing another DVm1. Can that send me to prison?

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Patrick DiChiro

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Independence, OH

A: Usually, a second Domestic Violence is a Felony of the 4th degree. So yes, there is a potential for prison.

Pat DiChiro

Matthew Williams

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: It certainly can. You should hire an attorney.

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