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IllinoisDomestic Violence Lawyers in McDonough County, Illinois

While assault, battery and threats of violence are already illegal in McDonough County, Illinois, the penalties and collateral consequences are more serious when the crime occurs between two people related by blood or marriage or who were previously in a romantic relationship.


The designation of a domestic relationship is usually defined to include a boyfriend and girlfriend, a husband and wife, gay or lesbian couples, a mother and father who have a child in common, or family members closely related by blood or marriage (particularly parents, children and siblings).


Many domestic violence cases also involve filing for a petition for protection (often called a "restraining order" or "injunction") against domestic violence.


Criminal charges can follow an allegation of a violation of an injunction for domestic violence. Related charges include stalking, cyberstalking and harassment.

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Kelvin D McCabe

Kelvin D McCabe
Law Office of Kelvin D. McCabe
204 E Washington Street
Macomb, IL 61455
Licensed for 16 years, Kelvin D McCabe is a Drug Crimes and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended The John Marshall Law School... read more >

Nigel Duncan Graham

Nigel Duncan Graham
Lucie, Scalf & Escapa
315 East Jackson Street
Macomb, IL 61455
Nigel Duncan Graham is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Craig Frederick Pierce

Craig Frederick Pierce
Pierce Law Offices, P.C.
461 W Main ST
Bushnell, IL 61422
Craig Frederick Pierce is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Allen Carter

John Allen Carter
130 S Lafayette St Suite 20
Macomb, IL 61455
John Allen Carter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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