Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Oklahoma

Q: I received a supeona to testify against my husband in a domestic case. Do I have to do it? I'm not wanting to.

1 Lawyer Answer
David A. Cincotta
David A. Cincotta PRO label
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: If you are not wanting to testify, I would recommend that you first talk to your husband's attorney. Failing to comply with a subpoena can have consequences, so don't just ignore it. You can always contact the prosecutor directly as well, but talking to your husband's attorney first may allow him or her to give you some information on how to go about doing so.

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