Thomas Esparza & Jacqueline L. Watson, Immigration Specialists Austin, TX Va. Assault not CIMT Written by: Thomas Esparza Jr. Assault Battery Family Family Immigration Immigration Posted 6 months ago. Matter of SEJAS, 24 I&N Dec. 236 (BIA 2007) The offense of assault and battery against a family or household member in violation of section 18.2-57.2 of the Virginia Code is not categorically a crime involving moral turpitude. He stated that assault and battery 18.2-57.2 is non CIMT.My conviction is argument with husband she hit and bit he called police she admitted ,no contest victim is present and agrees with above found guilty.9 months in jail,6 months suspended time served 1)GGB 2)take prescribed medication 3)no act of violence.Can I get non Immigrant visa?