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Can a victim in lake county IL be arrested for not showing up to a domestic violence court date ?

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?

Lake county IL 2018

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

The police report only I did not press charges. The state of IL is

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I was subpoenaed

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