Q: Can they press charges if they hit you first with a weapon
Me and my husband went to Mt sisters house. My husband and her boyfriend got into a verbal altercation. Her boyfriend then hit my husband with some weapon. My husband hit him back. I was keeping my sister back so she wouldn't get hit by them and she hit me. I popped her not hard and told her to calm down. We left. They're trying to press charges against us for assault
Odds are if the cops are made aware, they are going to investigate and determine if they should arrest anyone. Getting a lawyer involved out front assists in getting your version of the events presented properly and with the most impact.
I advise if arrests appear imminent that you hire a lawyer sooner rather than later as the events occurring at the very inception of the matter tend to have dramatic effect on the resolution.
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