Trenton, GA asked in Domestic Violence for Tennessee

Q: Me and my boyfriend got into it and things got out of hand and I charged him with domestic assault

It was all a misunderstanding and I wanna drop the charges how do I go about with that I wanna get him help I really love him

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William Jaksa
William Jaksa
  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Toronto

A: It's difficult to have a domestic violence matter simply dropped. For a whole host of public interest reasons, most Prosecutors want these cases dealt with in court and in front of a Judge. But, if you had lied or there was a misunderstanding there may be grounds upon which to have the matter withdrawn, BUT you are exposing yourself to some legal liability. Hire a lawyer in your jurisdiction.

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