Felony Domestic Violence Charges Dismissed
An Argentinian college student present in the United States on a student visa who was arrested on felony domestic violence charges faced a double-barreled threat: jail time and removal from the United States. Through his skilled negotiations, including presentations concerning the collateral consequences of any criminal conviction, violent crimes attorney Harlan Protass negotiated a diversion program for his client, including a battery class and individual therapy. After successful completion of those conditions, the charges against attorney Protass’ client were dismissed, and the record was sealed.
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