/Domestic Battery

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 [...]

3 Ways to Help Your Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer

By |2018-04-17T17:22:11+00:00April 17th, 2018|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

Getting the best domestic violence defense lawyer for your specific situation is essential when you’ve been accused of domestic battery – and there are a few ways you can help your attorney get you the best [...]

My Ex Accused Me of Domestic Battery – Now What?

By |2018-04-03T11:53:52+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Divorce, Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

False accusations of domestic battery can be tremendously harmful – and if you’re convicted, that record will follow you for the rest of your life. For most people, it makes sense to work with a domestic [...]

How Serious is a Domestic Battery Charge?

By |2018-03-06T05:56:07+00:00March 6th, 2018|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re like many people who have been accused of some type of domestic violence crime, you’ve wondered, “How serious is a domestic battery charge?” While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer to that question, here’s what you [...]

Domestic Violence Allegations During Divorce

By |2018-01-09T03:23:01+00:00January 9th, 2018|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re going through a divorce – particularly one that involves some type of custody dispute – you could end up facing false allegations of domestic violence. While it’s extremely unfortunate that an ex-spouse or ex-partner [...]

Family Members and Household Members in Domestic Violence Cases

By |2017-12-27T13:01:47+00:00December 27th, 2017|Domestic Battery|

Domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery only apply to family or household members in the state of Illinois, but who counts as a family member or household member? Family Members in Domestic Battery Cases in Illinois [...]