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I was charged with a simple assault / DV of my girlfriend of 8 years . HAD AND ARGUMENT WITH HER SHE CALLED THE COPS AND SAID THAT I Pussed HER IN THE CHESTI never touched her now I have to go to trial is there anyway I can have this case dropped

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It was argument and I was moving my TV out of the living room and we were arguing it was missing under standing and she told the officer that I pushed her

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Hello. I will help you with your questions. I have been an attorney for 26 years. Can you please tell me what state and what court you are charged in?

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