Category: Domestic Violence
Can the victim drop assault charges against me?
If you have been charged with assault, we know you are scared. The entire weight of the government is now pointed squarely at you. It wants to take away your freedom and empty your bank account. One way that many …
- June 25, 2022
- Domestic Violence, Uncategorized, Violent Crime
4 Mistakes To Avoid If Charged With Assault
Assault charges are serious. If you have been charged with assault, you should know what to do in order to protect yourself with a strong criminal defense. You should also know what not to do.
What not to do when…
- June 16, 2022
- Domestic Violence, Violent Crime
Case Study: How To Avoid Criminal Charges If You Are A Suspect
CLIENT CLEARED IN SELF-DEFENSE SHOOTING
A recent case handled by the Law Office of John Freeman demonstrates the importance of a suspect in a criminal case retaining an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. In this case, our …
- June 10, 2022
- Domestic Violence, Firm News, Self Defense & Guns
A first-time domestic violence charge is a serious matter
Anyone in the greater Detroit area, no matter their background and walk of life, can face what people commonly refer to as a domestic assault charge. Unless there are aggravating circumstances, such as prior convictions, a weapon, or serious injury, …
- May 3, 2022
- Domestic Violence
Physical contact is not necessary to be charged with domestic violence
Domestic violence is not limited to hitting, shoving or other physical acts. In Michigan, it is possible to be charged with domestic violence even if you never touched the alleged victim.
Who can be the victim of domestic violence?
- December 2, 2021
- Domestic Violence
What is the difference between misdemeanor and felony assault in Michigan?
We often get questions about the laws on assault in our state, and on the differences between misdemeanor and felony charges. In this post, we will discuss the difference between felony and misdemeanor assault in Michigan.
The difference between a…
- November 8, 2021
- Domestic Violence, Misdemeanors, Violent Crime