I get asked all the time what happens to a case when the alleged victim or witness doesn’t show up for court. The result won’t necessarily be a dismissal, as you’d suspect, and new charges and consequences could follow for the witness and/or defendant if any influence or intimidation was present.
Here are my top five rules that could potentially save you a lot of further pain and suffering if followed properly.
As an experience Attorney in the criminal field I have observed patterns and tactics that are very prominent in the prosecution’s strategies towards thwarting domestic violence. Here are my observations, and how I feel they are unfair.