Assault Law

Assault law deals with the consequences of the wrongful act of causing fear of physical contact to another person. It is treated as a crime and a tort, meaning offenders can be prosecuted by the government, or sued for civil damages by the victim, or both. The purpose of assault law is to deter people from exhibiting aggressive, threatening behavior toward others, even if physical contact does not actually occur. If contact does occur, the act is usually treated as the separate offense of battery.

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James M. Wagman, Attorney at Law

James M. Wagman, Attorney at Law

Catskill, NY 12414
Hudson Valley Traffic Violation Attorney
Phone(518) 291-4803 or (866) 901-8742

I am James M. Wagman, Attorney at Law. I have been dedicated to getting results for my clients for over 25 years. I take pride in the friendly, personal service offered at my Greene County offices. Making an effort to answer all phone calls directly by my secretary or myself, every...

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  • The Law Offices of Heidi T Johnston

    Catskill, NY 12414

    New York Divorce, Family Law, Criminal Defense, Estate Planning and Contract Law Firm

    Phone 5189651077

    Providing experienced legal representation in the areas of: Divorce, Separation, Child Custody, Visitation, General Practice, Criminal Law, Traffic Infractions, DWIs and DUIs, Commercial Litigation, Contract Negotiations, Wills, Real Estate Transactions, Mediation, and more.; Serving Albany,...

  • The Law Offices of Robert J. White

    Catskill, NY 12414

    Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Attorney

    Phone (518) 239-6601


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