Governor Scott just signed HB 1385 into law and it requires jail time for Domestic Battery charges. UNLESS, your lawyer can get the State or the judge to agree not to send you to jail.
Previously, if someone was convicted of domestic battery, and any…
If you have been charged with Felony Battery or in the state of Florida, one of three things must have happened. You touched or struck someone against their will and either:
Caused great bodily harm
Caused permanent disability, or