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Should You Deny Allegations of Domestic Battery?

By |2022-08-03T06:58:13+00:00August 8th, 2022|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you're like many people accused of domestic battery, you're probably wondering whether you should deny the allegations against you. This guide explains. Should You Deny Allegations of Domestic Battery? First things first: you should never [...]

Mandatory Sentencing for Aggravated Domestic Battery

By |2022-04-05T01:22:30+00:00April 25th, 2022|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

What's the minimum mandatory sentence for aggravated domestic battery in Illinois? This guide explains. Mandatory Sentencing for Aggravated Domestic Battery In the state of Illinois, aggravated domestic battery is at least a Class 2 felony. The [...]

What is the Illinois Domestic Violence Act?

By |2022-03-29T07:46:55+00:00April 4th, 2022|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

What is the Illinois Domestic Violence Act? Here’s what you need to know about this legislation. What is the Illinois Domestic Violence Act? The Illinois Domestic Violence Act Is in place to prevent the crime of [...]

What Happens When You Violate an Order of Protection in Illinois?

By |2021-11-02T00:56:56+00:00November 29th, 2021|Domestic Violence|

When you violate an order of protection in Illinois, you can go to jail and the judge can order you to pay fines. The length of time you spend behind bars depends on how many times [...]

How Do I Get an Order of Protection Dismissed in Illinois?

By |2021-11-02T00:53:08+00:00November 22nd, 2021|Domestic Violence|

If you’ve been served with an order of protection in Illinois, you most likely want to get it dismissed – after all, an order of protection can prevent you from seeing your kids, entering your own [...]

I Got Into a Fight With My Brother – Is That Domestic Battery?

By |2021-07-16T21:45:33+00:00July 19th, 2021|Domestic Violence|

Families fight – it happens. But in the state of Illinois, you can be charged with domestic battery for getting into a physical altercation with your family members (even your brother). This guide explains.  I Got [...]

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