Can You Get Into Trouble for Domestic Battery With an Ex-Spouse?

By |2021-09-21T07:14:32+00:00September 27th, 2021|Domestic Battery|

If you’re like many people, you don’t have the best relationship with your ex-spouse – but do ex-spouses count when it comes to domestic battery charges in Illinois? This guide explains.  Can You Get Into Trouble [...]

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 [...]

Can You Be Charged With Domestic Battery if You Slap Your Husband?

By |2021-06-22T02:15:53+00:00June 22nd, 2021|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

In the state of Illinois, domestic battery is a crime – and it’s one that could land you in jail. But can you be charged with something as serious as domestic battery if you slap your [...]

What Happens to First-Time Domestic Violence Offenders in Illinois?

By |2021-05-10T01:25:31+00:00May 3rd, 2021|Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

If you’re like many people facing domestic battery charges in Illinois, you don’t know what happens next – and although every case is different, it’s probably in your best interest to get in touch with a [...]

Domestic Abuse: Definition, Examples and More

By |2021-02-22T13:02:05+00:00February 22nd, 2021|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Domestic abuse - in Illinois, called domestic battery - is a crime. But what's the definition of domestic abuse, what does it look like in real life, and what kind of penalties will you pay if [...]

Domestic Battery in Illinois: Everything You Need to Know

By |2021-01-25T12:45:28+00:00January 25th, 2021|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you're like many people facing charges of domestic battery in Illinois, you're not sure what happens next - or what the potential consequences of a conviction might be. This guide explains. Domestic Battery in Illinois: [...]

How Long Do You Go to Jail for Domestic Violence in Illinois?

By |2020-07-15T18:10:03+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

How long do you go to jail for domestic violence in Illinois? That depends on whether you're found guilty of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, and whether you've ever been convicted of either crime in [...]

Can You Get a Domestic Battery Charge for Fighting Your Son?

By |2020-03-27T16:32:14+00:00March 10th, 2020|Domestic Battery|

Can you get a domestic battery charge for fighting your son? Unfortunately, it happens - sometimes parents and their kids get into physical altercations. But could it lead to a criminal charge for you? Here's what [...]

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