The Law Office of B. Elaine Jones | B. Elaine Jones
Dear Sir/Madam - It is punishable by up to a year in prison if convicted. If it is your first offense they will probably offer you Misdemeanor Intervention Program. They put you on supervision for 6 months, make ou go to anger management classes. If you do everything they will dismiss your case or Nolle Prosse (not prosecute). You can later have it expunged.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
Well you want to plead not guilty and get a lawyer. If you plead guilty you give up all your bargaining power and end up with a criminal record. The lawyer may e able to get you into a program where you take anger management classes and end up with no record.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
PELTA LAW | Mordechai David Pelta
Usually anger management with probation. But every case is unique depending on the severity of the alleged conduct and for how long it has been going on. You should be consulting an experienced attorney for the best answer because here it is not legal advise and there is no attorney-client relationship. You tend to get what you pay for as well.
Answer Applies to: California