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  • Strategies for Defending Against Assault and Battery Charges in New Jersey

    April 26, 2023

    Assault and battery are often used interchangeably, but they are distinct offenses under New Jersey law. Assault refers to the threat of physical harm or the creation of fear of imminent harm, while battery involves the actual physical contact with another person. Simple assault and battery charges are classified as disorderly persons offenses in New […]

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