Riverview, FL asked in Criminal Law for Florida

Q: Pending battery charge against me, unsure what I can do or what to expect

My boyfriend was arrest in April for battery against his sister. His sister ended up dropping the charges and the case was closed. On 10/7 he ended up hitting me and was arrested for DV. But now on 10/16 charges were filed against me for the April incident and I’m not sure what to do. I have not been arrested, just have court on 11/18 for it.

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Henry George Ferro
Henry George Ferro
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Ocala, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Hire a lawyer...

B. Elaine Jones
B. Elaine Jones

A: You should consult with and retain a criminal attorney. Most JUSTIA attorneys offer a free initial consultation. Contact one of us today and let us know you found us on JUSTIA. Whatever you do, do not go to court alone. Good luck.


B. Elaine Jones, Esq.

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