Domestic Violence Cases Rise Due to Covid - Dallas Criminal Defense lawyer John Helms
Domestic violence may include threats to harm, pain, or death using a weapon or the body to attack.
Dallas, TX -- John Helms, a Dallas defense attorney, has created a new resource to help the public understand the complex area of law regarding domestic violence. Also known as family violence.
"Family violence law and prosecution differs from other areas in that an alleged victim cannot prevent the prosecution from prosecuting the case. The prosecution decides whether the case is dropped. It's not up to the victim. Victims of domestic violence often have to testify against the aggressors even if they don't want to.
The complete resource is available here by John Helms, a Dallas defense attorney.
John has been a criminal defense lawyer for more than thirty years. John Helms, a former federal prosecutor in the Northern District of Texas, has never lost a case or appeal.
Mr. Helms represented many of the nation's most important corporations including Bank of America, Phillip Morris, and Microsoft.
An experienced Dallas criminal defense attorney can help you if you or someone close to you is facing charges of domestic violence.
Request a consultation to have Mr. Helms reach out to you.