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I have never filed charges against him for domestic violence

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I have never filed charges against him for domestic violence bc he is In the army and lose his job. Not even after he kicked in my door. I let the cops arrest me for it instead,,, I am not big enough to kick in a door. is there a time limit on filing against him or is that a bad idea.
Thank you for your question. I look forward to working with you to provide you the information you are seeking for educational purposes only.

If the police charged you for this matter then I am afraid it is likely too late for you to file charges against him for domestic violence in the same incident. However, you can seek to try to file if you have evidence that he was the one who committed the offense and ultimately it is up to the DA to decide as long as it is within the statute of limitations for the charges. You can bring the matter to the DA for a determination though, nothing stops you from doing that.

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