Tag Archive: domestic violence

Can Prosecutors Prove A Domestic Violence Case If Victim Won’t Testify?

December 26, 2018 2:03 pm Published by
This is a big problem that comes up a lot in domestic violence cases throughout Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley, at least the ones that I’ve handled.  I have clients calling me saying that their significant other is not going to cooperate.  They’re not going to testify, and therefore, they think they’re just going to automatically win the case. Unfortunately, this is not true.  There’s a lot of… Continure reading

Losing Your Gun Rights Related to a Domestic Violence Charge

December 20, 2018 2:16 pm Published by
Domestic violence charges are more and more politically charged as it relates to certain rights that we all have.  We certainly have the right to bear arms, but if you are convicted of a domestic violence related charge, you will lose your right to bear arms for at least ten years. This seems unfair to a lot of people, but it is the legislature’s way of trying to protect victims… Continure reading