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Q: If neither my spouse or i press charges can the state? And can they enact a no contact order?

In the state of idaho

Kevin M Rogers answered on Mar 13, 2019

I think I understand what you're trying to explain. If you apply for a Civil Protection Order under Idaho Code 39-6304, you will have to allege that there has been sexual abuse or domestic violence against the Petitioner. This is a VERY SERIOUS allegation and will spark the interest of law... Read more »

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Q: I told the cops my husband threw something into my room I remember he wasn't in the room when it happened. What do I do

I told cops my husband hit me in the head with something but when i remembered what really happened was Something fell off the shelf I remember now that my husband wasn't even downstairs where I was he went to jail and now is facing battery domestic violence charges. How do I go in and tell the... Read more »

Kevin M Rogers answered on Oct 10, 2018

You are obligated NOT to commit perjury and it’s not the judge your need to tell it’s the prosecutor so that she can dismiss charges against your husband.

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Q: What is assult and what is battery

Mr. David Thomas Pisarra answered on Dec 28, 2010

Assault is putting someone in fear of being actually hit.

Battery is the actually hitting of a person.

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