Case Conclusion Date:March 15, 2013
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Outcome:Reduced to Misdemeanor
Description:Client was charged with Aggravated Battery for knocking out his girlfriend's front teeth during an altercation. Initial offer was for felony sentence and 5 years to serve in prison. We presented the prosecution with a self defense theory and exposed several weaknesses in their case. Ultimately, the prosecutor reduced the charges and offered a misdemeanor plea even though the victim came to court and opposed the reduction.