Domestic Violence Penal Code 273.5

California penal code 273.5 governs domestic violence offenses involving physical contact. Instances in which spouses or significant others are believed to have engaged in some type of physical abuse against one another will often result in a charge for violating PC 273.5.

The following are videos detailing California’s PC 273.5 law including details about penalties and other useful information for those who have been recently arrested.


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