Congressman Etheridge and Simple Assault in D.C.

D.C. skyline

  While the YouTube video is now posted all over the Internet, I first found out about Congressman Etheridge’s altercation with two students when checking out my website stats through Google Analytics.  I found that visits to the… Read More

Self-Defense in a D.C. Assault Case

U.S. Capitol Building

Self-defense is an affirmative defense to simple assault and other assault charges in D.C. Self-defense is the use of force to protect oneself, one’s family or one’s property from a real or threatened attack.  It is an affirmative… Read More