Q: What if I changed my statement about domestic violence because I lied about the whole situation. Can he be set free
A: He could, and you could go to jail for making a false report. You should consult with a local criminal defense attorney before you go the state and change your story.
A: If a person is charged with a crime because of your lies then you really do need to come clean and admit the truth, even if it means you are punished for the False Report. Hiring your own attorney might make the process smoother, reduce the chances you will be prosecuted, and reduce the severity of your punishment but letting another person be punished for your mistake is wrong on so many levels. If you are telling the truth now, I hope you do what needs to be done to fix it.
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