Assault and Battery
Assault and Battery are two of the most common violent criminal offenses. If you have been charged with assault or battery, you may face jail time if convicted. The consequences of conviction for a violent crime are serious, and may include jail or prison time, a fine, probation, loss of employment, or loss of a professional license. Depending on the degree of harm inflicted, who the victim is, whether a deadly weapon was used, and other various factors, Criminal Assault may be charged as a misdemeanor or felony. Generally though, an Assault refers to a threat of violence. This threat may be plainly stated, or implied by a person’s actions. Battery is an actual violent act which causes physical harm. Assault and Battery charges covers acts that can range from spitting and slapping to inflicting serious injury. Criminal acts related to Assault and Battery include:
The Musil Law Firm is experienced in defending Assault and Battery charges.
Defend your rights! If you, or your loved one, have been accused of Assault or Battery, please contact The Musil Law Firm for your free consultation by calling Toll Free – 1-877-70-MUSIL ( 1-877-706-8745).
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