Domestic Violence (DV) Case Results

City of Shoreline v. A.H.

Charges: Assault 4, Domestic Violence

Outcome: Case dismissed after treatment.

Description: Client accused of chocking her partner and pushing her into a pillow after a family argument.  Police responded and client was handcuffed and taken to jail.  We were able to show the prosecutor that this was an isolated incidence and that mental health treatment was more appropriate than punishment.  Prosecutor agreed to dismiss the case after the completion of mental health treatment.

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Geoffrey Burg

Geoffrey Burg is a highly rated criminal defense attorney. Geoff has over 18 years experience defending people, writing legal publications and is a regular presenter at continuing legal education seminars. Geoff also lobbies on behalf of WACDL for people accused of crimes and fought for several bills to protect the rights of people accused of crimes.

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