Si usted habla español contacta a nuestro asistente de abogado Maria Rivera en 617-877-6270. He took the time to talk to me about my case whenever I needed ....I hired him and he got the case dismissed before I had to go into a courtroom. He even gave me his personal cell number and took all my calls. An assault with a dangerous weapon is a charge where the Commonwealth can seek an indictment, moving the case to superior court and raising the maximum penalty to ten years in the State prison.Most domestic assault and battery charges will remain in the district court unless there is substantial injury to the victim or the defendant has a history of domestic violence and or violent crime. A dangerous weapon can involve items that would ordinarily be viewed as dangerous, like a knife or baseball bat, but also constitutes any item not inherently dangerous that was used in a dangerous fashion, like a persons foot, it could be a television remote control or any item that was used in the course of an incident in a dangerous fashion.If a weapon was involved in the altercation, the punishment becomes far more serious yet.Domestic assault and battery cases often stem from incidents related to the decline of a relationship, whether it be with a significant other or a family member.This can be tricky to defend against, but an experienced defense attorney can uncover evidence to show the victim’s unlawful motivation for the charges.The Law Offices of Stephen Neyman Will Fight for You At The Law Offices of Stephen Neyman, we will thoroughly and meticulously examine the facts of your case and develop the best defense strategy to obtain the best possible legal outcome.
The statute does impose a significant penalty however: If you are convicted of a 209A violation, the judge must impose the certified Batter’s Program or put written findings on the record why the program was not ordered in the case.A charge of Witness Intimidation in Massachusetts is a felony offense that often accompanies a domestic assault charge.Typically, the allegation is that the individual prevented the complaining party from calling the police or attempted to prevent the crime from being reported.We are a team of relentless, aggressive defense attorneys that will provide you with zealous, intelligent defense.Call us today at (617) 263-6800 to schedule your initial consultation.