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Your questions sound like they're rhetorical, can you be more specific?
To a certain degree landlords have a right to enter an apartment but normally the method and notice is included in the terms of the lease and they don't have the power to just force their way in.
I assume, from the facts you have given, that the landlord claimed he had a right to be there for some reason and that your friend just slammed the door on him, which would be enough to get them to a charge of assault, even if it isn't enough to get a conviction, assuming that she had a decent lawyer and that she did a reasonable job as a witness.
It is an extremely unusual set of facts, particularly since she was badly injured.
Just so you're aware, the evidence need to get somebody charged is very minimal whereas the burden to get a conviction is "beyond a reasonable doubt" which is very heavy.
Why were there depositions done? What kind of civil case is there?
Did you have a question about this? I think I have covered everything else.
No, based on what you've said I wouldn't say it was "unfairly prosecuted" mainly because that is always a judgment call on behalf of the prosecutor. Most that I know wouldn't have prosecuted but, again, it's a judgment call. If she was convicted then, inherently, it wasn't unfair to prosecute her.
She really only has three choices if she was convicted of it, either file a Motion for New Trial or file for an appeal or file both. Most lawyers would recommend filing both since it doesn't hurt an can only help.