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I am a victim of spouse domestic violence. When the violence

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I am a victim of spouse domestic violence. When the violence occurred he spent the night in jail and he has recently obtained a lawyer for 1200.00 .the court is this week. My question is do I need a lawyer for the go before the judge at the city hall ?
Thank you for your question.

I am very sorry to hear that you were in this situation, and I truly wish you the best. To answer your question, you DO NOT need an attorney since you are not the one being tried, charged, or pursued, you are a witness at the most. As such you do not require representation. If you were charged with something, then my answer would change but if you were simply a victim, you do not need your own attorney.

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