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Choking or strangling a person during domestic battery is now a felony in Illinois

May 22, 2010
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Domestic battery is perhaps the most common criminal charge in the Illinois court system. The volume of domestic battery cases is so high that many county courthouses have a courtroom assigned specifically to handle theses cases. Accusations of domestic violence are frequently made in divorce and child custody disputes. Domestic battery is different from other […]

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