my boyfriend is now facing criminal
charges of battery and want to know if I can drop the charges
JA: You're dealing with a tough issue. But don't worry -- you're in good hands. Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
JA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?
Customer: No ma'am
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.
Customer: He didn't cause any serious permanent injuries. I had a slight sprained neck and a few scratches. He tried strangling me but not to the point where I was unconscious
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Criminal Lawyer should know?
Customer: My parents doesn't like him and have a restraining order against him.
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.
Customer: Also, we have a child together