I was charged with misdemeanor battery this is my first time I've never been in trouble what could happen at my court date
Nobody on this website can predict what will happen in your case.
You need a lawyer. If you can't afford to hire your own lawyer, the judge will appoint one from the Public Defender's Office when you go to court.
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If you haven't posted bail, there is a chance the judge can remand you and set bail. The prosecutor will most likely seek a protective order for the victim. You should hire a criminal defense attorney before your court date.
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