Kodak, TN asked in Domestic Violence for Alabama

Q: I was a victim of domestic violence. Went to court and told them I didn't want to persue it in fear of retaliation.

The defendant received another court date and is convinced I filed them but the state is the plaintiff. He thought it was dropped. Why is there another court date? And am I involved?

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A: I am assuming that this is an Alabama Court. If not, you should ask a Tenn. lawyer.

The state is who brings the charge against the person who abused you. You are the complaining witness. You should get some counseling and stick to your guns and see this through.

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