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Okay, I understand what you are saying. Its just that she keeps getting PD's that just want to make the cases go away. The DV charge came about from her and her husband being drunk and her pounding on him while he was holding the baby. This was all done in front of her 3 year old son, she then turned around and violated the restraining order while she was in custody by calling her husband from jail. For both of these charges she only received 450.00 in fines and unsupervised probation. I think that is what bothers us the most, there was no punishment. We are just afraid of these new charges being downgraded again and her walking away with no real consequences. She is technically homeless, unemployed, and her current boyfriend is a known violent felon who abuses drugs. She is only 22 and has two small children (they live with their fathers currently), if this behavior doesn't stop she will end up dead or in prison which none of us want to have happen, that's why we think some jail time might do her some good. Will the prosecutor check her record and realize that she is unstable and this should not be treated lightly?
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