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What Happens If You Get Charged with Assault?

Getting out of jail is the first priority. At a subsequent pretrial hearing, the judge usually considers legal defenses, like a lack of evidence and self-defense. At trial, the judge or jury hears both sides of the story and makes a determination. Plea bargains, which could include a plea to reckless conduct or another lesser-included offense, resolve most assault cases.

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