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Being accused of physically, mentally or sexually abusing a loved one or family member is a serious crime in Florida. It is never alright to touch another human being, unless it is in self-defense. Anyone who hits, kicks, rapes or uses any other type of physical abuse, mental abuse or sexual abuse in order to harm another can face a domestic violence charge, in addition to many other charges.
Domestic violence is a violent crime and may involve domestic abuse, spousal abuse, child abuse, elder abuse or marital abuse. Often times people accused of domestic violence are also charged with assault and battery. Regardless of the situation that led to the accusation, domestic violence can be charged as either amisdemeanor or felony offense and result in extremely serious penalties in the state of Florida.
If convicted of the crime of domestic violence in the Martin County, Florida a person may be sentenced to the following penalties:
- 1 Year in Jail or Up to Life Imprisonment
- Large Monetary Fines
- Victim Restitution
- Mandatory Community Service
- Anger Management Classes
- Order of Protection/Restraining Order
Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyer
At David Golden, P.A., we can meet with you immediately to discuss the circumstances of a domestic violence case. Please contact Martin County criminal defense attorney David Golden to learn more about your legal rights and how he can aggressively fight for you. As an experienced Stuart criminal defense lawyer is well aware that many people are wrongly accused or may have been acting in self-defense when charged with domestic violence.
Our law firm will work thorough our own investigation will always look to collect evidence that may help to clear your name. Our law offices will fight very strongly on your behalf in the effort to have your charges lowered or even dismissed. Please protect your future by contacting David Golden, P.A. immediately.