I am a 37 year old man who has never had criminal charges (reckless operation a few years ago is the extent of my expience witht the courts) I have recently been charged with domestic violence MSC 2919.25 and unlawful restraint MSC 2905.03 by my ex boyfriend who came to my residence that he does not live in an argument ensued he called the police and i left the home so he could not accuse me of holding him there. Any how my main questions are if this is plead out what is a typical plea and what typical sentencing are often given for a first time offence. This case is out of Celina Ohio (mercer county).
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Hello, thank you for your question related to domestic violence in Ohio
What is the sentence for misdemeanor domestic violence - code MSC 2919.25? Those types of misdemeanor crimes usually have a maximum sentence of up to one year in jail and payment of a fine in Ohio. What is the punishment for unlawful restraint - code MSC 2905.03? An unlawful restraint conviction is a serious matter. The penalty for a class A misdemeanor includes up to 12 months in jail and a fine of up to $4,000. If the victim is younger than 17, then the crime is a state jail felony.
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