a friend of mine alledgedly hit his wife and supposedly she had to have 5 staples in her head, also she said he choked her could he get probation or plea guilty to na class a misdormeanor.this is his first assault charge 3 days after the fact he went to a state hospital and was diagnosed with bi polar dis order after that he checked into a rehab. 2 weeks after he went to rehab the warrent came out what will that do to his case and what should he do finish the rehab or turnhimself in. also what would he have to do to get probation. can she record their phone conversations with out him knowing it. If convicted how much time will he have to do befor he can parole out.