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Defenses for assault and battery in Alabama

By Smith & McGhee, PC |

In Alabama, possible defenses against assault and battery charges can be complicated. However, certain types of defenses may be more effective depending on the defendant’s situation. In some cases, a defendant may use a defense claim when consent was involved in the altercation. Typically, this defensive argument is used in cases involving sexual assault…. Read More »

Assault charges in Alabama

By Smith & McGhee, PC |

If you have been charged with assault in Alabama, the penalties you will face depend on the level of the offense charged. Assault charges can originate from a physical fight, incidents involving motor vehicles or incidents involving firearms. You may be facing anywhere from misdemeanor to major felony charges with the potential of jail… Read More »

4 men detained after burglary report in Alabama

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Police in Homewood took four men into custody after an alleged burglary on Feb. 18. The incident began at about 12:43 p.m. when police received a report about a burglary that was taking place at a residence on Delcris Drive. According to police, a door at the house appeared to have been forced open…. Read More »

2 men charged in connection to Alabama robbery

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A 25-year-old man and a 20-year-old man were taken into custody after authorities say that they were involved in a robbery on Oct. 30. Police say that the two men held up a restaurant employee making a deposit at Regions Bank on Second Avenue S.W. in Graysville around 3:45 p.m. They allegedly pointed a… Read More »