aggravated domestic violence penalties

Aggravated Domestic Violence: How Is It Defined in Michigan?

Aggravated Domestic Violence in Michigan – What Makes a Regular Domestic Violence “Aggravated”?  How Can I Fight the Charge?   The Law Office of Brian J. Prain, PLLC concentrates its Michigan criminal defense practice especially on Assault crimes, which includes Domestic Violence and Aggravated Domestic Violence under MCL 750.81a (also called Aggravated Domestic Assault).  With our specialized knowledge .. read more

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MCL 769.4a Domestic Violence Deferral: Top 3 Common Myths…

MCL 769.4a Is a Great Michigan Domestic Violence Law For Those Seeking to Avoid Both Trial and Conviction.  But This Law is Subject to Many Common Myths… As a Michigan Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer, I receive questions daily about how the Michigan Domestic Violence Deferral, MCL 769.4a, applies to specific cases.  [Click the link in .. read more

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Michigan Domestic Violence Law Gets Tougher – MCL 769.4a

Michigan Domestic Violence Law – MCL 769.4a Has Changed to Make it Harder to Get the Michigan Domestic Violence Deferral… The Michigan Domestic Violence law, MCL 750.81(2), is already harsh.  Essentially, if someone in a domestic relationship accuses you of doing an act that doesn’t even necessarily involve touching at all, you can be at .. read more

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Jail Time for Domestic Violence First Offense in Michigan?

Jail Time for Domestic Violence First Offense in Michigan?  Are You At Risk?  Michigan Domestic Violence Attorney Brian J. Prain Discusses Jail. We’ve all heard before that Jail time for Domestic Violence First Offense in Michigan is rare.  This is true.  In-fact, at The Law Office of Brian J. Prain, PLLC, we’ve NEVER had a .. read more

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Domestic Violence Defense – Will There Be a Trial?

Domestic Violence Defense Involves the Decision Whether to Have a Trial or Not.  Michigan Domestic Violence Defense Attorney Brian J. Prain Explains… If you’re facing a Michigan Domestic Violence charge (properly called Michigan Domestic Assault charge), after your Arraignment you need to immediately start planning your Domestic Violence defense.  I always tell clients that planning .. read more

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Dec
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Domestic Violence Pretrial – Don’t Be Pressured Into a “Deal”!

Domestic Violence Pretrial Conference – Your Chance to Strike a Deal . . . or Not.  Some Words of Caution. Suddenly, you’re facing a Michigan Domestic Violence charge (properly called Domestic Assault).  You’ve been arraigned and your Bond has been set, including an impossible No Contact Order [click here for my article on getting rid .. read more

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Domestic Violence Sentence – Will I Know Ahead of Time?

Domestic Violence Sentence: Achieving Certainty Before You Decide Whether to Plea Or Go To Trial… If you are facing a Domestic Violence charge in Michigan and, after a review of the evidence and any criminal history with their Domestic Violence Lawyer, you elect NOT to take your case to Trial, chances are you will be .. read more

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Domestic Violence Sentence

Domestic Violence Sentences in Michigan . . . As a Michigan Domestic Violence Lawyer, I know that statistically, the holidays are among the highest-ranking times for Domestic Violence charges.  Considering the stress, family issues, alcohol use, and tension, it’s easy to see why.  But if you are accused, you need to know what the possible .. read more

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Sentence for Domestic Violence in Michigan

Sentence for Domestic Violence in Michigan, by Domestic Violence Criminal Defense Lawyer Brian J. Prain. As a Michigan Domestic Violence lawyer, I am well aware that those facing a Michigan Domestic Violence charge (also properly called a Domestic Assault charge) want to know what the bottom-line is going to be for them.  If you’ve elected .. read more

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Domestic Violence Charge: She Lied But They’re Charging Me Anyway

As a Michigan Domestic Violence attorney, each day we hear things like: “My wife and I had a heated argument over X.  I never touched her, but she called 911 and said I had my hands on her neck and that I pushed her.  The police came and arrested me immediately.  Right then, she confessed .. read more

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