An attorney can help you find ways to introduce this evidence at trial. A creative lawyer will look at WHY was the family violence case dismissed- could the prosecutor not reach you, did you drop the charges for fear of further retaliation, etc? The answers to these, and other questions, could provide a way to "open the door" to get the evidence before the trier of fact (the judge or the jury). Additional considerations may be actions you took in the immediate aftermath of the assault- did you leave? Get separated? File for divorce? Or was there a temporary reconciliation? And if so- was there further violence that occurred? An experienced family law attorney can help you determine the best course of action considering this and other evidentiary matters in your case. Wishing you the best of luck in the future and good luck with your case.
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