To what extent is an injury considered in a criminal charge of assault?

Posted Wednesday, April 27, 2011 by Ed Harper

The degree of injury would likely be something the prosecutor would consider in a plea arrangement, or a jury would consider if a trial occurs. One could argue the minimal nature of the victim’s condition. Continue working with a good criminal defense attorney and keep inquiring into the medical condition which is an element of the crime your brother has been charged with. Certainly a good recovery would help prove the minimal nature of the condition. Contact Harper Law PLLC if you’ve been injured through no fault of your own – or if you need the names of attorneys in different areas of law.

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