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Being charged with assault is a serious criminal offense that has many different nuances to it. Therefore, it is best to fully understand what is entailed when an arrest is made for assault and what... more
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In most states, assault and battery are two separate charges that are almost always charged at the same time. If you have been charged with assault, battery, or both, you will need to know the... more
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In Oregon, an assault is an intentional attempt to do violence to the person of another, coupled with present ability to carry the intention into effect.Actual physical contact is not required for an... more
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There are three classifications of crime: felonies, misdemeanors and infractions. Felonies of which are the most serious of the three. Crimes considered a felony can include: aggravated assault and/... more
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Florida requires an application and a Certificate of Eligibility. Florida Statutes, s.943.0585 and s.943.059, set forth the criteria that must be met in order to be eligible to have a criminal... more
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