I was accused of bdv from my roommate. She said she loved me and wanted to be withme and i said i cannot do that. she was mad. i started packing.she then asked me to buy her drugs..i said no ..she was furious...there are no witnesses to the acts she was doing to herself...and my case is going to trial..i am scared..she said i hit her with closed fist and threw her purse at her and that she threw a meth pipe that broke on the wall and also said it was mine,,how do i defend myself if i was the only person besides her in te apartment.
Personal Injury Lawyer
You prepare by advising your attorney regarding the specific facts. Discuss cross examination to catch her lies. If that does not work, you may have to testify. However without details I cannot advise and recommend you speak with the attorney defending you at trial.
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Personal Injury Lawyer
From the information you provided, it appears clear that you need an attorney. These charges are extremely serious and can affect you for the rest of your life. You need to write down a timeline making sure to leave nothing out from the time you got there to the time that you found out about the charges. Defense to these type of matters is not easy, especially considering the liberal nature the the law is applied.
We handle a large number of BDV, you are welcome to contact my office, but either way you do need an attorney to guide you through and represent you in this process.
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