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Hi good evening I was wondering if a domestic violence victim wants to drop charges can the state pick up the charges?

Lawyer's Assistant: In what state did this occur?

Pennsylvania

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No he's still incarcerated and unaware of who his public defender is.

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Is it possible to drop charges but keep an order of protection?

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Criminal Law
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I am sorry for this dilemma. But not sure I understand your specific question. Was a complaint made to law enforcement?

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