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What to Tell Your Domestic Battery Defense Lawyer

By | 2017-11-14T18:01:27+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Being falsely accused of domestic battery is incredibly serious – and if you’re convicted, you could spend time in jail. (Things could get even worse if you’re accused of aggravated domestic battery.) For most people, it [...]

Domestic Violence Allegations in Divorce Cases

By | 2017-05-15T16:37:54+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Divorce, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Unfortunately, many divorcing couples also have to deal with domestic battery accusations—and they’re not always true. Thousands of domestic violence cases are filed throughout the U.S. each year. Sometimes one spouse throws out a domestic battery [...]

Can You Claim Self-Defense in a Domestic Battery Case?

By | 2016-12-12T17:41:59+00:00 December 12th, 2016|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence, Self-Defense|

If you’re like many people who have been falsely accused of domestic battery in Chicago and the surrounding communities, you know that you may be able to claim self-defense if that’s what actually happened. But is [...]

When Women Are Falsely Accused of Domestic Battery

By | 2016-12-01T15:16:22+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Domestic violence against men is a serious crime (the requirements for the crimes of domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery are the same, regardless of gender). However, some men throw out false allegations to gain an [...]

Aggravated Domestic Battery in Chicago, Skokie, and Rolling Meadows

By | 2016-11-14T14:13:27+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

  Aggravated domestic battery is a serious crime in Illinois — and if the court convicts you, you’ll be facing harsh penalties. What’s worse is that you’ll have to carry around the stigma of an aggravated [...]

Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence? Where to Go for Help

By | 2016-10-31T16:34:24+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

If you’ve been falsely accused of domestic violence, you’ll need help—and you’ll need to know that you’re not alone. Studies have shown that allegations of domestic violence occur in about 25 percent of divorce cases. The [...]