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Domestic Violence Trial Questions: What Happens When You’re in Court?

By |2018-12-04T20:22:19+00:00December 4th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you're like many people accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you want to know what happens if you go to trial - what kinds of domestic violence trial questions will you face, what [...]

Is It Possible to Win an Aggravated Domestic Battery Case?

By |2018-11-06T20:33:07+00:00November 6th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery|

If you’re like many people, you want to know if it’s even possible to win an aggravated domestic battery case. The short answer is yes, it’s possible to win. And there are a couple of ways [...]

Can Same-Sex Couples Be Charged With Domestic Battery?

By |2018-09-25T18:44:44+00:00September 25th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re like many people, you’re not sure whether same-sex couples can be charged with domestic battery – especially because laws have been changing quickly over the past decade. Here’s what you need to know. Can [...]

What Counts as Domestic Violence Under Illinois Law?

By |2018-08-29T00:55:35+00:00August 29th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

What counts as domestic violence in Illinois? If you’re accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you already know that these are serious charges – but what can you really be convicted of domestic violence [...]

Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence During Divorce: What to Do

By |2018-08-13T21:00:30+00:00August 14th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Divorce, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

What if you’re falsely accused of domestic violence because you’re going through a divorce? That can be a huge problem – and it’s one you have to address immediately, because your freedom, your relationship with your [...]

Can You Go to Jail for First Offense Domestic Battery in Illinois?

By |2018-05-22T22:16:05+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

Can you go to jail for a first offense of domestic battery? Many people are surprised to discover that you can go to jail for your first offense on a domestic battery charge. in fact, the [...]

What is the Penalty for Domestic Battery in Illinois?

By |2017-10-03T14:20:50+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you’re convicted of domestic battery in Illinois, you’re looking at some serious penalties – even if it’s your first offense. Domestic Battery Overview There are actually two classifications for this type of crime in Illinois: [...]

What is Criminal Domestic Violence?

By |2017-09-19T14:44:41+00:00September 19th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

Criminal domestic violence is an umbrella term that covers domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery. Both of those crimes can lead to an order of protection against you, jail time, and other serious penalties. What is [...]

What to Talk About During Your Free Consultation With a Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer

By |2017-09-05T14:59:39+00:00September 5th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Civil Order of Protection, Domestic Battery|

When you’re accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery—or when someone takes out an order of protection against you—you need to talk to a domestic violence defense lawyer as soon as possible. That’s true whether [...]

What to Do if You’re a Man Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

By |2017-07-24T17:38:49+00:00July 24th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re a man falsely accused of domestic violence, you need help—but where are you supposed to turn? Who’s going to believe that the accusations are completely false, or that you were simply defending yourself in [...]