Domestic Violence

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Question: Is there any way to get a domestic violence charge dropped?? I am the victim and my boyfriend is the accused. Plz respond asap

Answer:

In Arizona, the prosecutor determines whether to proceed with or drop charges.  He or she must establish probable cause which can be done a couple of ways, however the individual victim of a crime typically cannot drop charges his or herself. 

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  • Is there any way to get a domestic violence charge dropped?? I am the victim and my boyfriend is the accused. Plz respond asap

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