Domestic violence is defined by the state of North Carolina when a person commits physical, emotional, financial, or sexual abuse with someone they share a relationship with. Domestic violence is no laughing matter. If you are a victim of domestic violence, please seek help today by contacting Michelle Sparrow. Raleigh location Wilmington location
Are you trapped in a toxic relationship? If your relationship has taken a turn towards domestic violence, we want to help you. A lot of people think domestic violence is only a man hitting a woman, but this is not always the case. We know both men and women can partake in a volatile relationship.
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Raleigh Criminal Defense Attorney, Michelle Sparrow, explains the various types of assault charges that could be prosecuted in North Carolina. In North Carolina, there are different types of assault crimes such as: Assault, Assault on a Female, Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury, Assault with a Deadly Weapon
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Comedian/satirist John Oliver opened an immense can of worms with his criticism of the American bail system. The segment garnered the attention of the Washington Post, Slate.com, Time magazine and other, perhaps less revered news outlets. Oliver explained the way bail works and alleged that the system, in its current form, disproportionately penalizes the poor.
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Many people may not realize it, but an assault charge can end up impacting someone’s life for years to come. Not only are there the criminal consequences that can come from a conviction, but having a conviction on one’s record can limit housing, employment and educational opportunities. This means that a mistake or misunderstanding today
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