The Charge is probably Domestic Assault. A conviction means you cannot touch a firearm or ammunition. Without fail hire a competent attorney to get the Charge Diverted, Dismissed and Expunged. The end result is what counts, not whether you are guilty or not.
I hit him first so I told the police and they took me to jail. I was there for 12 hours and I got charged with domestic violence. It’s my first time. We want to do peaceful contact. The problem is that I wasn’t supposed to text him call him or see him at all but i didnt understand that at the... Read more »
First, you absolutely need to STOP POSTING FACTS ABOUT YOUR PENDING CRIMINAL CASE and contact an attorney. You are making admissions that can get you in very serious trouble. An attorney can help advise you on future communication issues, file a motion to alter your bond conditions and get a court...Read more »
Thank you for your question. To answer it simply, if you file a police report to report a crime, it is not your decision whether to charge the case or not. That decision lies with the State. However, if you are adamant with the police that you do not want to press charges and just want to report...Read more »
That charge is worse than some felonies. You need to check with the Court Clerk and examine the actual Warrant. Look at the Disposition by the Judge. If it is a conviction, it will be permanent. If it was dismissed, expunge it. Good Luck !!!
My boyfriend of 9 months was arrested and I am the alleged victim. We were fighting that night but I didn'tcall the police. My mom called them after I called her for a ride. She hates my bf. I was on the balcony fuming after our fight and he says when I stood on the side of the chair looking... Read more »
It will not be that easy for the charges to be dropped. And they are very serious. He needs a competent attorney today, and you do not need to communicate with him in any way. You may need your own attorney if you are not careful. Without proof the State's Case will be dismissed. But...Read more »
You cannot personally drop the case because it is the State's case. However, you can tell the District Attorney that you don't want to pursue charges and tell the reasons why and the DA may dismiss it.
You have not stated whether it is a criminal charge or an order of protection. Either way do not have anything to do with the woman, including saying anything about her. Hire a competent attorney to investigate the case and minimize the problems. Hopefully there will never be any proof of...Read more »
Especially if you own firearms or you are military/police, protection orders are a catastrophe. Hire an attorney who knows firearm laws, in addition to domestic violence, only. Do not say or do anything to the Petitioner.
Not sure of your question or what is going on. But apparently you have not went to Court yet. I suggest you go to Court with an attorney and possibly witnesses. If it is an Order of Protection, the consequences could be severe to some Defendants.
I received an OOP from my ex based on false statements. She is now trying to get it dismissed and we have been talking a lot. Her abusive boyfriend took her phone and saw some messages, and we assume has tried to report a violation. She is still filing the dismissal. But if he DID report a... Read more »
If a warrant was issued or even just a report made for an alleged violation of an Order of Protection prior to the Order being dismissed, the report would not just expire. A person can be convicted of violating an Order of Protection for acts taken prior to the Order being dismissed even if that...Read more »
In Tennessee, there is no way for you to drop the charge because it is the State of Tennessee that has brought the criminal charge against your boyfriend, not you. That being said, there are many things you can do to try to get the State to dismiss the charge against your boyfriend. You can...Read more »
I left the home cause of treats of violence against me. He is demanding $20,000 to leave my house. What can I do. He has also told my children he would burn house down. We do not have any children together
Thank you for your question. From what you said, it seems that you may be in danger. If you feel threatened or are actually threatened with physical violence, call the police immediately. It would also be a good idea to file an order of protection against your husband due to threats of violence and...Read more »
They want to verify that my misdemeanor charge isn't domestic assault or battery but it clearly States on the disposition that it isn't are they allowed because I feel like my rights for fire arms are being suppressed or neglected It's been more than the 60 days they say it takes I... Read more »
If necessary you will need to file an Action in General Sessions against the State. It is basically a Declaratory Judgment Action pursuant to Statute, and I believe you will need a competent attorney. This will need to be filed very soon.
He busted my car window out but it was cold that morning so it broke easy I was mad went to pd but we end up working thing out he paid for the window also he may have possible vop had bonds man call the jail see if he had bond they said no said he think there was 2 domestic violence charges and... Read more »
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