Do I have to admit something that I did but I didn't do intentionally to the judge in a Domestic violence hearing?
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Consult with a domestic violence attorney in your area. Do not voluntarily give any information that may negatively affect your rights! Domestic violence is very serious and you should not admit anything without first consulting a lawyer! There's a reason why " you have a right to remain silent" as anything you say may be used against you!
If you are being charged with a crime or it appears that you may be charged with time, you have a constitution right not to testify against yourself. Your situation strongly calls out for legal representation. Do not hesitate to retain an attorney.
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On what kind of hearing?
On what you mean by "have to."
You always have a right to remain silent. In some hearings exercising that right may be held against you.
You certainly do NOT have to discuss what did or did not happen with police. If this is an actual situation and not a hypothetical question, you should be discussing it with a criminal defense lawyer there, now. You should not post additional clarifying facts on line where they can be read by anyone.
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If you are facing criminal charges, you need an attorney asap. If you already have an attorney you should be directing all questions to your attorney. You don't ever have to admit anything in a criminal case and have the right to go to trial to fight the charges. Domestic violence is a serious crime which can have permanent effects on your job prospects and immigration status. Best of luck