Your husband needs to hire an attorney immediately. I have offices in downtown Cleveland and Akron.
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First-time domestic violence offenses are first-degree misdemeanors. These carry a penalty of up to 180 days in jail and a fine of up to $1,000, and a conviction can enhance a subsequent Domestic Violence offense to a felony. As Ms. Jones stated, your husband needs an attorney before he goes to court for any further hearings.
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